On a missionOn a mission

We're driven to rebuild property management

While helping our retired parents get their finances in order, we found they'd been paying an agent, what seemed like an obscene amount of money in fees for the past 20 years. In the meantime, their property manager had changed every few months, sometimes with no notice, and they weren't getting real value for their money. That’s when we realised, it's time for a change in property management. So, we're redefining it. Our incredible team is focused on delivering an amazing service enhanced with intuitive, easy to use technology.

We're driven to rebuild property management
Locations

Sydney, Central Coast, Newcastle, Melbourne, Geelong, Brisbane, Gold Coast, Sunshine Coast

We have offices in Sydney, Melbourne and Brisbane. More locations coming soon.

Sydney, Central Coast, Newcastle, Melbourne, Geelong, Brisbane, Gold Coast, Sunshine Coast
Our team have worked at
Meet :DifferentMeet :Different

The perfect mix of experienced property managers and software engineers

Co-Founder
Co-Founder

Mina Radhakrishnan

Co-Founder

Product, design, engineering and customer support. Mina was Global Head of Product at Uber (as employee 20). She's also worked for Google, Goldman Sachs, Redpoint Ventures, and ModCloth. When not working, you'll find her practicing yoga, or tweeting on @minarad. She's also a former competitive scrabble champ.

Co-Founder
Co-Founder

Ruwin Perera

Co-Founder

Ruwin looks after finance, operations and marketing @ :Different. Undergrad @ Melbourne Uni + an MBA from Kellogg in Chicago. Ruwin has worked for BCG, part of Google's global strategy team and as a Director at Softbank. He's passionate about excellent service and cricket (though not necessarily in that order).

Head of Marketing

Ben Khoshabeh

Head of Marketing

Having spent the last 5 years in Asia driving growth for brands like Uber and Expedia, Ben has joined :Different to help grow it into a household name. He's energised by the challenge of tackling a traditional industry and delivering a radically better customer experience using technology. In his spare time, Ben is an avid football (soccer) fan, so you'll find him staying up to all hours of the morning to watch his beloved Liverpool FC play.

Engineering Manager

Hasitha Liyanage

Engineering Manager
Head of Design

Kelly Tomlinson

Head of Design
Vice President of Operations

Natalie Malligan

Vice President of Operations
Head of Finance
Head of Finance

Reji Eapen

Head of Finance

An investment banker and founder of a financial education venture, Reji came with a passion to bring real change for property owners like himself.

Marketing Manager

Alex Thompson

Marketing Manager

Alex has joined :Different to build a brand that people love and remember. She comes from a history of working with disruptor brands, Yatango (Telco/Ecomm startup) and TIGI Haircare (Unilever). After a year of travelling the world, she is back in Sydney and happy to call the beautiful city her home.

Product Designer

Anojan Sivaranjan

Product Designer
Senior Full-stack Software Engineer

Chathula Sampath Perera

Senior Full-stack Software Engineer
Operations Manager

Danielle Bunton

Operations Manager
Senior Full-stack Software Engineer

Dineth Samarakkody

Senior Full-stack Software Engineer
Senior Full-stack Software Engineer

Duminda Wijesinghe

Senior Full-stack Software Engineer
Operations Associate

Imnaza Fazal

Operations Associate
Mobile Software Engineer

Isuru Wijesingha

Mobile Software Engineer
Senior Full-stack Software Engineer

Kavindu Wijesuriya

Senior Full-stack Software Engineer
Operations Associate

Kavindya Allahakkoon

Operations Associate
Growth Manager (NSW)

Laura Smith

Growth Manager (NSW)
Growth Manager (NSW)
Growth Manager (NSW)

Leigh Patrick

Growth Manager (NSW)

The creative Leigh joins us with years of property experience at Raine & Horne and Sotheby's International Realty. She is also a qualified Interior Designer.

Senior Dev-Ops Software Engineer

Mahela Wickramasekara

Senior Dev-Ops Software Engineer
Senior Technical Lead

Mark Vinod Sinnathamby

Senior Technical Lead
Senior Software Tester

Milroy Perera

Senior Software Tester
Operations Associate

Ashfaq Razeen

Operations Associate
Finance Associate

Murtaza Abbas

Finance Associate
Operations Manager

Paige McDonald

Operations Manager
Operations Leader

Paolo Garde

Operations Leader
Product Designer

Patrick Dunne

Product Designer

Having worked across some of Sydneys leading tech startups within product and design. Patrick believes that good design allows humans to walk away feeling inspired, emboldened and to be able to make sense of their own personal life-puzzles.

Marketing & Events Coordinator

Polly Spedding

Marketing & Events Coordinator
Growth & Operations Associate

Sanju Samaraweera

Growth & Operations Associate
Growth Marketing Manager

Shamlan Lye

Growth Marketing Manager

Experienced Brand Management and Digital Marketing with a demonstrated history of working in the marketing and advertising industry. Strong digital marketing expertise professional graduated from Chartered Institute of Marketing – United Kingdom and certified digital marketing expert by Google and Facebook. In his leisure time Shamlan is a big soccer fan and 12th man of the Football Club of Barcelona.

Finance Associate

Shamreena Azmee

Finance Associate
Operations Manager

Shannyn Laird

Operations Manager
Junior Operations Associate

Vidushika Jeyaraj

Junior Operations Associate
Growth Manager (QLD)

Wayde Hildrew

Growth Manager (QLD)

Wayde is a Queenslander through and through having been born and lived in Brisbane his entire life. With his extensive experience and passion for assisting landlords, Wayde has joined :Different to be able to provide his clients with the best technology and service in property management.

 

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Board and advisors

Managing Partner @ AirTree Ventures
Managing Partner @ AirTree Ventures

Craig Blair

Managing Partner @ AirTree Ventures

Craig is a Board Director. He's the Co-founder, and Managing Partner at AirTree Ventures.

Ex-Chairwoman @ McGrath
Ex-Chairwoman @ McGrath

Cass O'Connor

Ex-Chairwoman @ McGrath

Cass is an advisor to :Different. The former Chairwoman of McGrath Estate Agents, her professional career has spanned investment banking, M&A, IPO’s, private equity and strategic planning. Her industry sector expertise includes real estate, media, entertainment, tech and premium consumer goods.

Partner @ AngelList
Partner @ AngelList

Parker Thompson

Partner @ AngelList

Parker is an advisor to :Different and a Partner at AngelList. Before that, he was a member of the 500 Startups investment team, seed investing and managing their accelerator program in San Francisco