The Aria Property Group Team

Aria’s greatest asset is our people.

We believe the property industry is about people and relationships. Aria pride ourselves on the quality of our staff and the longevity of their service. We are fortunate to have a team of passionate, motivated and highly skilled individuals who are leaders in their fields.

Tim Forrester

Founder & Managing Director


Tim founded Aria Property Group in 2003. Prior to that he studied Property Economics at Queensland University of Technology (QUT) and recently completed the Australian OMP from University of Queensland (UQ) business school. Tim is a member of the UDIA, the Property Council of Australia and is on the board of the QLD Museum.

David Marsland

FCPA – Chief Financial Officer


David has been with Aria since 2003 and is a Fellow of the Certified Practicing Accountants (FCPA) and holds a bachelor of Business (accounting and taxation law) from the Queensland University of Technology.

Zeyad Imam

General Manager
ARIA Living


Zeyad has been with ARIA since 2010 and is the General Manager of Aria Living, responsible for the ongoing management of Aria’s residential projects. Zeyad has a Master’s Degree in Property from The University of Queensland.

Brent Liddell

Residential Manager


Brent has been with ARIA since 2003 and manages the boutique apartments division. Brent holds a Bachelor of Commerce, majoring in Accounting from the University of the Sunshine Coast and is on the residential committee of the Property Council of Australia.

Michael Zaicek

Commercial Manager


Michael has been with ARIA since 2006 and leads the investment portfolio, comprising commercial and retail buildings. Michael has a Master’s Degree in International Studies from Griffith University.

Michael Hurley

Residential Manager


Michael has been with ARIA since 2003 and is responsible for driving the highrise development division for the company. Previously Michael headed up the Colorado division of ARIA and holds a Bachelor of Business from the University of the Sunshine Coast.

Simon White

Design Manager


Simon joined ARIA in 2014 after establishing and growing an award winning national architectural design practice for 14 years. Simon holds a Bachelor of Architecture and has extensive experience designing and delivering large scale residential and commercial developments.