New Zealand property and fund manager, Oyster Group has appointed Greg Wilder as facilities manager for Oyster’s Auckland ‘southern corridor’ properties. He will be based on-site and be primarily focused on the Millennium Centre business park in Greenlane.
The Millennium Centre property, encompassing seven office buildings was purchased unconditionally by Oyster last year in New Zealand’s biggest ever single office transaction. It is currently being syndicated as a wholesale investment fund with settlement on the purchase scheduled to occur on February 28, 2017.
Greg joins Oyster from Jones Lang LaSalle (JLL) where he was the onsite facilities manager for Eden Business Park. In 2016, he won the FMANZ Facilities Manager of the Year award, recognising his leadership, professional management and tenant liaison skills in facilities management.
Craig Nicholson also joins Oyster as Retail Facilities Manager supporting onsite management teams across the company’s national shopping centre portfolio which includes the Dress-Smart outlet centres, Coast Plaza in Whangaparaoa, newly developed Tauranga Crossing, Morrison Square in Nelson and Meridian Mall in Dunedin.
Most recently, Craig was a regional property Mmnager for Ryman Healthcare.