People

MEET THE TEAM:

CABE’s key personnel have each worked at some of the most well respected property companies in Australia and together bring several decades of experience across multiple disciplines.
CABE takes much pride in working with Australia’s best architects, interior designers and creative consultants to bring our projects to life creating an outstanding vision for Australian living.

Lou Zivanovic Founder

Over the past 30 years, Lou's in depth knowledge and extensive experience in construction has been instrumental to his success in leading a vision to create and deliver award winning design projects. Lou's ambition of achieving a legacy of improving people's lives continues to be driven by his appreciation for design and commitment to collaborating with leading consultants to deliver remarkable places connecting people.

Andrew James Chief Executive Officer

Andrew leads CABE serving as its Chief Executive Officer. He has over 20 years’ experience in property development, investment and architecture, both in Australia and overseas, managing the delivery of residential projects value combined in excess of $1Billion. After starting his career in architecture, Andrew went on to holding development roles in private companies and Australia's largest listed real estate companies, including Stockland. Andrew advised some of Australia's leading development and financial institutions, private high net-worth individuals, international investors, hoteliers and foreign companies looking to enter the Australian market. He has considerable experience in the development and management of residential, hotel, commercial and retail assets along with a passion to use this experience to deliver projects to the highest standards on every individual element from design and marketing through to delivery. Andrew understands the important role developers hold in creating a better future by making a better environment and creating places in which people, business, culture and society can thrive.

Brad Weston Chief Financial Officer

Brad, a qualified Chartered Accountant and Company Secretary originally joined CABE as Chief Financial Officer in August 2012 and brings to CABE 25 years' experience gained within the property industry.

Brad's core background is in treasury, project financing, property development and key stakeholder management across the retail, residential, commercial and industrial sectors.

Prior to joining CABE, Brad held senior finance positions with Westfield Design and Construction, Penrith Lakes Development Corporation and Leda Holdings and was formerly CFO of Jones Lang Lasalle Australia and COO of Miller Street Partners, a boutique property investment and development company advising and executing on key property strategies from feasibility through to the management of planning, design, construction and sale.

Brad oversees the group reporting and financing for all existing and new projects across the group.

Jason Pittman Development Director

Jason is the Development Director at CABE and has over 25 years’ experience gained within the property and engineering industry. With extensive experience in managing large and mid-scale developments, including luxury apartments, mixed-use developments, residential subdivisions, commercial projects and architecturally designed homes.

Jason has a demonstrated history of working in development from acquisition, conception, planning, design, marketing, sales, construction through to delivery.