Director - Investment Management
Goodman Australia Industrial Partnership (GAIP) is Australia’s largest industrial property trust, investing in quality industrial property and business space across Australia. Established in December 2005, the Partnership is focused on market leading returns and providing its partners with a high-quality, geographically diverse portfolio secured by strong lease covenants.
GAIP has a strong partnership approach with its global investor base providing $5.8 billion in equity commitments to the partnership. Its scale and diversity have also extended to a deep and differentiated/flexible debt platform across major banks, debt capital markets and private placement markets.
GAIP services a diverse portfolio of customers across a range of industries featuring; consumer goods, e-commerce, automotive, logistics, manufacturing and IT. Major customers include Japan Post (Toll), Coles Group, Amazon, Coca Cola Amatil, DHL, Linfox and Woolworths.
The Partnership’s proactive approach to development has provided on average $200 million of new prime logistics product per annum over the past 5 years. Combined with the Goodman Groups market presence, GAIP has secured key off-market acquisitions to complement its portfolio. These factors are expected to deliver superior income and capital returns to Securityholders over the long term.
The GAIP portfolio consists of 99 industrial and office space properties and development work in progress with a combined value of $7.8 billion and a further $0.4 billion either under development or land bank. The Partnership provides the significant advantage of scale, diversification and flexibility to provide a seamless solution for customers.