Meet our Team
Find out more about the Lofty Building Group family below. With our extensive experience in the home building, project management, development and investment property industry, we will work with to bring your ideal property vision to life.
Gary leads our sales and design teams and manages the strategic growth and direction of the company. Gary also works with our clients on a daily basis, with the passion, determination and expertise needed to help you achieve the best possible outcome for your project. Gary thrives on dealing with tricky sites and gains real fulfilment by designing something which works for you. He has extensive experience working in the development space in and around Adelaide metropolitan area, including all design aspects, negotiating with Councils, acquisitions and due diligence.
Gary is also a qualified Site Supervisor, a highly skilled business strategist, and has invaluable business and industry insight.
As an experienced project manager with a background in business management and residential constructions, Ketan has complete operational oversight over the construction side of Lofty. Ketan coordinates the supply chain and contractors to ensure a seamless transition through all projects. He is a fully qualified Site Supervisor, on site every day making sure your build is going to plan.
Deanna Cutugno has extensive knowledge of the building and construction industry having started her career in the industry over 5 years ago. Deanna works closely with existing clients, conducting the selections process and being the main point of contact during the construction period. Deanna has an eye for detail and will work with you – custom builders and developers alike – to bring your ideas to life and maximise the appeal of your new build. In 2018, Deanna had the honour of winning the HIA-CSR South Australian Business Partner of the year award.
Jamie has been involved in the building and construction industry for over 10 years giving him industry knowledge second to none. As one of your first points of contact, Jamie can assist you in finding land in your ideal location, working with you to either design your dream home or give you advice on your current plans, or assist you with one of our fantastic House & Land Packages. Jamie understands the importance of regular and clear communication with all of his clients no matter what stage they are at; from start to finish Jamie will be with you every step of the way. Working with you to achieve your goals and accompanying you through your build journey is Jamie’s genuine pleasure.
Whether you are developer building multiple dwellings, an investor scouting for opportunities or a home buyer looking to build your dream home, Kunal has wealth of knowledge and industry experience to assist you with your build. Through his years of experience, Kunal appreciates the importance and responsibility of dealing with his client’s most valued assets. Kunal’s commitment to each and every client is enthusiasm, honesty, an eye for detail and being prepared to work hard to achieve the very best possible results.
Ben’s passion has always been within the property sector and he thrives on creating a Development Project that exceeds a client’s expectations. Ben prides himself on building relationships with his clients through clear communication and transparency. Ben has managed multiple project throughout different sectors and brings this experience to the Lofty team – if you are in need of sound and specialised project management advice, ask for Ben.
With a decade of customer service behind her, Laura works behind the scenes alongside of the consultant and design team to look after the administrative side of your build. Laura liaises with contractors, suppliers and Council’s to ensure your pre-build stage runs smoothly. With her exceptional attention to detail, Laura assists clients with their contract paperwork to make the process as easy and seamless as possible – she strives to ensure clients feel comfortable and relaxed about all aspects of their build.
Jessica works behind the scenes alongside of the consultant and design team to look after the administrative side of your build. She liaises with contractors, suppliers and Council’s to ensure your pre-build stage runs smoothly. Jessica gets a genuine thrill out of helping clients along their build journey, making them comfortable and clear on the process.
As an experienced estimator in the residential construction industry and along with experience in on-site scheduling, George brings a wealth of knowledge to the Lofty team. George is the link between the administration and construction sides of the Lofty business, helping provide a seamless transition from pre-build works to the on-site construction process. Liaising with suppliers, contractors and our construction team alike, George works daily to keep your build on track.
With over a decade in the building industry Tom is an experienced Project Manager. Tom oversees Lofty constructions from start to finish, including oversight of all trades, suppliers, deliveries, WHS requirements, site audits and toolbox meetings. A tradie at heart, Tom loves seeing a build take shape and bringing our clients homes to life.
With 18 years’ experience as an Architectural designer, Darko knows what makes a good design. He is highly skilled and helps clients and investors to maximise the potential in their custom designed home or investment. He thoroughly enjoys the design journey with clients, guiding them from conception to finished home.
With almost a decade of experience in customer service, Ashleigh plays an integral role in the Lofty Team. She is the first voice you will hear on the end of the phone, welcoming and assisting clients and suppliers daily. Ashleigh maintains the day-to-day running of the office and ensures client satisfaction before, during and after their build with us.
Laura is one of the first voices you hear on the end of the phone and the first face you see as you enter the Lofty office. With a career in customer service, Laura loves helping people solve problems and getting the best outcome possible in every situation possible. Laura assists in the day-today running of the office, welcoming and assisting clients and maintaining client satisfaction before, during and after your build.
As a jack of all trades Maurice has years of experience in the industry, putting your brand new home in exceptional hands. Maurice undertakes any minor maintenance at your home that may need attention post-build.
At Lofty, we work together with you
Lofty Building Group is a South Australian owned and operated company and together our team is a family with a collaborative culture. When you build your dream home, development or investment property with us you will experience our passion, dedication and commitment.
We don’t strive to be the biggest, we strive to be the best home builders that our clients can trust. We build our business on hard work and strong relationships. We grow from referrals, our clients come to us for an honest, reliable and up-front service.
At Lofty, our team is dedicated to building a home that is right for you and your lifestyle, with no compromise on quality or attention to detail. We are transparent, adaptable and flexible and deliver your project on time and on budget, with you being properly informed, included and feeling comfortable throughout the entire process.
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