Our Team
Founding Director 
Gil Williams 

Gil Williams is a Land Economist and Licenced Property Consultant with over 35 years of experience in property. He began his career growing a successful estate agency, Gil Williams & Co, in Melbourne with 3 offices in the Eastern Suburbs. During the 1990s he became involved in commercial developments and found his emerging role as an advisor the most satisfying. A special MBA studying the 23 largest property portfolios in Australia totalling $82 billion helped with insights and appropriate strategies.


In 1992, Gil founded ThePropertyAdvisory.com.au Pty Ltd; a business which allowed him greater use of his expertise and knowledge in all property types for the benefit of his clients.

Gil is dedicated to providing exceptional strategic advice. He has acted in the interest of a range of clients, from individuals to family trusts and SMSF investors to multinational companies such as Rio Tinto, Caltex, AXA-National Mutual, Comalco, Shell & BP, McDonalds & Wesfarmers.

General Manager 

Debra is a General Manager with over 20 years business management experience working across the retail, wholesale, media and educational sectors.

She has held a pivotal role at The Property Advisory facilitating over $125m in acquisitions and supporting Clients manage their investments.

Debra enjoys being a key player in a growing business where she can utilise her collaborative style, natural attention to detail and flexible attitude.

Debra is a qualified Agents Representative with the REIV.

Property Manager 
Zara Kardash

Zara has extensive experience in Property and Real Estate across Melbourne, Sydney and South East Queensland.  She has over ten years’ experience managing all asset classes, including four years with a major Banking institution working on their property portfolio.


Zara has a Bachelor of Business (Property); has completed the Agent’s Rep with the REIV and is a Certified Property Valuer with Associate membership of the Australian Property Institute. 

Property Manager/Researcher
Cameron Williams 

Cameron began at our head office as the marketing manager in 2013, and later returned to take on a role as a property manager.


Prior to his management role he taught academic writing at La Trobe University in Melbourne. 


He is dedicated to providing exceptional service for tenants and investors alike, ensuring that properties are well maintained and  investors are regularly updated.

Accounts Administrator  

Silvia has worked in the Real Estate industry for over 20 Years.  During her professional journey she gained extensive experience in all aspects of Property Management and Trust Accounting for both Residential & Commercial real estate.


Silvia has attended various training courses at the Real Estate Institute of Victoria and is also a qualified Agents Representative.


With a strong background in administration, Silvia strives to do her job efficiently and with accuracy and is always looking at ways to refine processes while taking advantage of the latest software technology available.

Certified Financial Planner 

Peter is a Certified Financial Planner and has represented PPT Financial Pty Ltd. since 1999, prior to which Peter held various roles in the banking, finance and financial planning areas.

He leverages his extensive financial experience to assist individuals, families, companies and SMSFs establish share portfolios and develop wealth creation strategies.

Areas of expertise include financial planning, wealth creation, share investment, self-managed superannuation funds, Centrelink matters.

Clients of ThePropertyAdvisory who do not have a Financial Planner are encouraged to consider meeting with Peter.