Our Team

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Nigel Waller

Managing Director

Nigel launched Realserve fifteen years ago when he saw an opportunity to provide plans and surveys to the commercial property market. Realserve has enjoyed continued growth since, based around core values of Responsiveness, Expertise, Accuracy and Leadership. Remaining at the forefront of technology is a key element to servicing clients, with new service offerings of 3D scanning and flying UAVs for aerial survey mapping. He provides corporate vision to the Realserve team positioned in most states of Australia and in New Zealand.

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Michael Larobina

Chief Executive Officer

Michael has over fifteen years experience in the property industry specialising in the preparation of Existing Conditions survey plans and marketing drawings. Michael also has a decade of experience delivering multi-site national projects.

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Tarek Jomma

General Manager - Global

Tarek has fifteen years experience in the design and construction industry and now co-ordinates Realserve’s national clients and projects. Tarek has a solid background in 2D, 3D AutoCAD and Revit across Commercial, Industrial, Oil and Gas projects Australia wide. Tarek is a specialist in Point Cloud technologies and BIM workflows.

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James Sawell

Manager, Organisational Development & Marketing

Previously a Realserve (SA) company director for six years, with a three year stint as Realserve SA/WA Regional Manager and more recently over two years in our Auckland office. James currently leads our Organisational Development & Marketing for Realserve, with experience in Structural, Civil, Architectural Drafting and CAD project management.

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Chris Ippaviz

NSW Manager

For over eight years, Chris has had extensive experience working in Architecture. Joining the Realserve team almost six years ago, his strength lies in 2D AutoCAD and surveying.

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David McCulloch

NSW & QLD Land Survey Manager

David is a Registered Surveyor with more than 20 years survey experience in suburban, rural and city environments. His personal strengths and specialist skills are extensive, across Boundary & Easement Surveys, Property Identification Surveys, Level and Detail Surveys, Conventional and Stratum Land Subdivision, Strata Subdivision and Lease/PCA Surveys. With Realserve, David manages and oversees our Land Surveying Department. 

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Chad Lawson

Manager - South Sydney

Chad joined Realserve in 2011. His initiative and determination has led him to be appointed manager of our new South Sydney branch.

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Ian Nguyen

VIC Manager

Ian is the Office Manager of our Melbourne team. After joining Realserve in 2006, Ian now manages one of our busiest offices in Australia. With a keen eye on the Retail sector, Ian is the primary point of call for our corporate retail clients.

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Geoff Forster

VIC Land Survey Manager

Geoff has over 25 years experience in both urban and rural surveying, with specialist skills in Title Re-establishment, Feature & Level Surveys, Applications to amend title surveys, Subdivisions, Creation/Removal of Easement Plans and Lease Plans. Geoff is a Licensed Surveyor in both South Australia and Victoria.

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Chris Hunt

QLD Manager

After joining Realserve in 2004 when the doors of our Melbourne office opened, Chris established himself within our team. Following three years away from Realserve working on diverse architectural projects in the United Kingdom, including the Barclays Bank refurbishment program, Chris returned to Australia and rejoined Realserve to manage our Brisbane office.

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Damien Power

WA Manager

Damien has over a decade of experience in Architecture. With Realserve since 2012, Damien is a senior survey technician with strong 2D and 3D AutoCAD skills in government and commercial projects.

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Ben Lette

Retail Project Manager

After joining Realserve in early 2010, Ben took on the role of a draftsman and since 2014 has proven his value and approach to business to warrant becoming a project manager for the Retail sector in NSW. A highly competent AutoCAD operator, Ben is always striving to learn something new.

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John Bridgwood

NSW Customer Service Manager

Our NSW Customer Service Manager for over a decade, John attends to client inquiries and assists with quotations.

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Karen Austin

National Administration Manager

Karen has over 30 years experience in Office Management, Administration & Payroll, and has been at Realserve for more than 8 years. She has worked across a variety of industries including transport, medical and real estate. 

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Rhys Smith

Auckland Manager

Rhys heads our New Zealand team as Manager, based in the Auckland office. With strong skills in AutoCAD, project management and customer support, Rhys has held design drafting positions in both the aluminium and glass industries with a background in building and drafting for marine engineering.

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Team Adelaide

SA Project Coordinators

Alex Milde and Tom Freeman head up the Adelaide team.

Alex joined the team over 3 years ago as a draftsperson and her customer service background saw her excel in building relationships with new and existing clients. Highly motivated to expand her knowledge and experience, Alex is always more than willing to jump in and assist colleagues and clients alike, on any project, big or small.

Tom is a qualified draftsperson with strong AutoCAD skills and has been with Realserve since 2016. His attention to customer satisfaction helps ensure that all client projects run seamlessly within South Australia.

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