Our Directors

Rob Dickson


Rob Dickson has over 25 years' experience in all aspects of property development, asset management and the purchase, sale and leasing of property. He has extensive experience in managing a number of complex commercial, industrial, retail and residential projects.

Rob’s experience comes not only from his vast property knowledge, but also from having held senior positions within large Australian corporations i.e. both property owners and space users.

Until he formed Spectrum Partners in October 2000, Rob held the position of General Manager - Projects for Australia's premier Department store retailer, David Jones Ltd, where he was responsible for property development and refurbishment projects valued at more than $300 million.

Prior to this Rob was the General Manager - Property for Industrial Equity. The role had a national responsibility for an extremely diverse mix of property types. These properties ranged from major commercial industrial and retail properties to residential units, townhouses and subdivisions. While at Industrial Equity, Rob ran the operations of the $300 million Optus Centre and Greenwood Plaza complex in North Sydney. He was instrumental in leasing the 38,000 sqm office tower to Optus and the eventual sale of the property to the Capital Property Group.

Rob Dickson holds a Bachelor of Business (Land Economy) degree from the University of Western Sydney. He also holds a Real Estate Agency licence.

David Mitchell


David Mitchell is a Property and Development executive with over 25 years experience in retail and commercial project management. David has a strong business, property, design and development background established through senior positions in various industries.

Until he joined Spectrum Partners in October 2004, David held the position of General Manager - Property and Development for Coles Myer Liquor Group. David enabled the achievement of the CMLG store network and brand initiatives by effectively managing the acquisition, leasing, liquor licensing, design, construction and maintenance of over 700 C.M.L.G. property assets through a multi-disciplined team of property, design, construction and legal professionals.

Until August 2003 David held the position of Property Manager David Jones Ltd. David managed all aspects of the property and facilities management portfolio for David Jones Department Stores.