Established in 2016, Brown-Neaves Investments is the management entity of a large privately owned family group of companies. It invests in primarily property including residential and commercial land subdivisions and commercial property.

Brown-Neaves Investments is continuing on the reputation built by Garry Brown-Neaves over 40 years within the building and property industry by partnering with businesses and people of the highest calibre and integrity.

 As a private family company, we have the ability to act swiftly and prudently in terms of our investment decisions.


The Team


Garry Brown-Neaves

A brick layer by trade Garry formed Webb & Brown-Neaves in 1978. Over the next 30+ years the business, now known as ABN Group, grew to be Australia’s leading construction, property and finance company, comprising of 20+ businesses with a $1 billion turnover per annum.

Building over 65,000 new homes in both Western Australia and Victoria in the residential sector, the business also developed a successful commercial arm and has been behind numerous high quality multi-storey units and office towers.

Recognized for his exceptional contribution over almost 4 decades, Garry has been awarded both the HIA Sir Philip Lynch Award of Excellence and the Ron Seares Citation Award.

In 2016, Garry sold his interests in the Group and opened the family office with his portfolio of investments including residential and commercial land subdivisions and commercial property.

Brown-Neaves Investments continues to build on the reputation earned by Garry over the years and has partnered with highly respected development companies such as Satterley Group, Qube Property, Parcel Property and Peet Ltd to name a few.


Brad Headling

Brad is the Chief Operating Officer responsible for the investments and management of the Brown-Neaves private family office.

Brad joins Brown-Neaves Investments following 6 years in a senior finance role at the ABN Group. Prior to this Brad also held senior finance roles at iiNet Ltd, Westnet Pty Ltd and Retravision (WA) Ltd.

A CPA with over 20 years’ financial experience, Brad also holds a Bachelor of Commerce and a Graduate Certificate of Applied Finance and Investment from FINSIA.