OUR SENIOR MANAGEMENT TEAM
Nathan Dale – Chief Executive OfficerSince graduating with a Masters in Business, Nathan has become a well respected and multi-award winning Australian entrepreneur. Growing up in a builder’s family, Nathan has been exposed to all facets of the building industry and through this knowledge, developed a business model that can ensure top class, holistic service at very competitive prices. Integrating individual values with organisational values has helped Nathan to develop a team of industry leaders that can deliver quality and efficiency. As Managing Director, Nathan has guided Intact Group through the GFC and emerged as a critical player, not only just in the building industry, but across Australian business. Nathan's achievements were most recently recognised when he was awarded the 2012 Australian Young Entrepreneur of the Year at the Australian Small Business Awards.
Whilst managing Intact Group Nathan has readily involved himself and developed skills in many philanthropic academic activities, such as the Low Energy High Rise Project (LEHR) with The Warren Centre; assisting this project as part of a group exploring the strengths, opportunities and obstacles associated with improving the energy rating of existing building through operational means.
Nathan is a strong advocate for SMEs and entrepreneurship, featuring regularly at business seminars and in media such as Sky Business, Switzer, 2UE, The Australian Financial Review, The Daily Telegraph and Sydney Morning Herald.
Scot Pittaway – Managing DirectorWith over 12 years experience in the building industry, Scot joined Intact Group in 2007 as our Operations Manager. Coming from a Carpentry trade background, he has since completed an Advanced Diploma in Business Management, as well as his Certificate IV in Occupational Health and Safety.
Scot’s efficiency and dedication has ensured Intact Group’s progression as a leading competitor in the market as he guides our team. His resourceful and effective method of co-ordinating and managing the on-site teams, support services and clients has assisted in the development of our company and it’s ethos of loyalty, support and professionalism. Intact Group encourages collaborative efforts to establish policies and procedures at the highest standard, and Scot has been a key enforcer of implementing quality management.
Consistently proving his quality in leadership, Scot ensures that both clients and staff alike feel their needs and expectations are being heard and met by maintaining effective and informative communication between stakeholders
Katrina Garcia– Director of Business ServicesWith over 8 years in the property services industry Katrina is a strong communication professional and business strategist with extensive knowledge of strategic growth and planning. From working one day a week with Intact Group she has since grown with the company, working from an assistant role, to leading the financial and administration teams where she has consistently demonstrated her dedication to process and systems improvements.
Her latest and greatest challenge here at Intact Group is as the Director of Business Services, including the implementation of Intact Groups new Work Order and Financial Management System, a system that will simplify and centralise the way we work with all stakeholders.
Katrina is also dedicated to her own continuous improvement, and is undertaking her Diploma of Law part time to assist with her support of Intact Group’s critical business services, and has completed Bachelors Degree in Communication and Cultural Studies.
Basel Elahmadieh – Director of OperationsJoining Intact Group in 2016, Basel brings with him an impressive careers experience within the FM services industry, working with such clients as CBA and Westpac. With over 9 years experience in the FM industry Basel started his carer with CBA Group Property as a FC&FM and managed their major Sydney CBD Precincts. After winning the prestigious FMA Young Achiever of the Year Award in 2014 Basel further developed his career with Cushman Wakefield where he managed the flagship Barangaroo precinct.
With an industry diploma in Operations & FM from the Property Council of Australia Basel was a very welcome addition to the Intact Group team.
In his role as Director of Operations Basel is responsible for providing leadership, management and the vision necessary to ensure Intact Group has the proper organisational controls, administrative/reporting procedures and people systems in place to effectively grow the organisation; ensuring financial strength and operational efficiency.
Kristel Tatana – National Operations ManagerKristel joined Intact Group as an operations assistant in 2013 and was quickly recognized for her excellent attention to detail, logistical management skills and ability to build rapport with clients and subcontractors alike. Coming from a background in administration and account management, Kristel is coming into her 10th year in the industry and has a strong knowledge base and contact network throughout.
For the past three years Kristel has been running Intact Group’s national projects, including current E&E, RCD, and Generator Services. Prior to her promotion to National Operations Manager Kristel was responsible for Intact Group’s Regional Operations networks, coordinating a team of staff who oversee Intact Group operations, both direct and subcontracted, outside of state capital cities.
Cassandra Irvine – Director of FinanceJoining Intact Group in May 2017, Cassandra brings with her over 15 years of accounting experience with her most recent years involving General Manager experience along with international accounting experience within APAC. She has an extensive background within the hospitality industry coupled with some property development/construction experience.
Cassandra has completed a Bachelor’s Degree in Commerce and has her Certified Practicing Accountant (CPA) qualification.
In her role as Director of Finance Cassandra is responsible for all financial aspects of the company. She provides leadership and management for Intact’s finance team along with assisting Intact Group’s Senior Management Team (SMT) with the strategic direction/growth of the company.
Jeff Anderson – Account Manager, NorthWith over 15 years’ experience as a senior cabinet maker, Jeff joined Intact Group’s management team in February 2018.
A qualified and well experienced craftsman in design, manufacturing, installation and sales, Jeff brings with him a wealth of knowledge and an eye for detail as-well-as a comprehensive understanding of the building industry, having experience in residential and commercial scale projects.
Additionally, Jeff has a Certificate IV in Colour and Design from the International School of Colour and Design (ISCD).
In his role as Account Manager North, Jeff is responsible for the day-to-day management of the NSW, ACT, QLD and New Zealand account portfolio. Daily, he works parallel with the national operations team to ensure efficient and effective account management, whilst playing an active role in the business’ strategic growth.