Management Team

Hadyn Stephens - Chief Executive Officer

Hadyn Stephens CEO and Managing Director

  • Hadyn has over 20 years’ experience in finance and commercial real estate, including more than 15 years in strategy and transaction related roles in the real estate funds management space covering direct capital transactions, corporate transactions (M&A), debt and equity (listed and unlisted).
  • Hadyn’s previous positions in real estate included senior roles with AMP Capital, Centuria Capital, LaSalle Investment Management, The GPT Group and Merrill Lynch.
  • Hadyn holds a Bachelor of Laws and Bachelor of Commerce from the University of Otago, New Zealand.
Kerri Leech - Chief Financial Officer

Kerri Leech Chief Financial Officer

  • Kerri has over 19 years of listed and unlisted experience working across a broad range of industries in Australia, the United States and Canada.
  • Prior to joining Waypoint REIT, Kerri spent over 6 years in various roles at Charter Hall, including her most recent role as Head of Finance for both the Charter Hall Long WALE REIT and Charter Hall’s Industrial business.
  • Kerri also spent 13 years with PricewaterhouseCoopers working in various roles in Australia and Canada, last as a Director in Financial Assurance (External Audit). She is also a member of the Property Council of Australia’s Education Property and Precincts Committee.
  • Kerri is a Chartered Accountant and holds a Bachelor of Commerce (Honours) from the University of Alberta, Canada.
Tina Mitas - General Counsel and Company Secretary

Tina Mitas General Counsel and Company Secretary

  • Tina has over 15 years’ experience in corporate law including corporate governance, compliance, mergers and acquisitions, private equity and information technology.
  • Tina’s previous positions include senior legal counsel roles at Aconex Limited and SMS Management Limited and senior associate at Herbert Smith Freehills.
  • Tina holds a Bachelor of Laws (Hons) and Bachelor of Commerce from the University of Melbourne and a Graduate Diploma in Applied Corporate Governance from the Governance Institute of Australia (GIA). Tina is a Chartered Secretary and Associate of the GIA and is a member of the Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators (ICSA).
Tina Mitas - General Counsel and Company Secretary

Rodney Smith General Manager Property

  • Rodney has 19 years’ experience in property management, network planning and operations, having worked across Retail Fuel, Convenience and Downstream businesses for Shell and Viva Energy Australia in Australia as well as internationally.
  • Rodney’s previous positions include Operations Manager for Retail in Australia and New Zealand, Retail Network Planning Manager in Shell’s Oceania region, and Global Operation Excellence Manager for Shell Retail. Immediately prior to commencing in this role in 2020, Rodney was the Development Project Manager at Waypoint REIT.
  • Rodney holds a Bachelor of Commerce from the University of Tasmania.