Chairman – Property Portal Watch
Simon Baker is the founder of Property Portal Watch. Involved with property portals for 15 years, he’s a well-recognised expert and industry consultant.
As former CEO/MD of the REA Group for 8 years, Simon led the group to its current market leading position. When he joined REA Group in 2001, it had $4m in revenues, $6m in losses and an $8m market cap.
By 2008, the company presided over $155m in revenues, $35m in EBITDA and enjoyed a peak market cap of $1b. Simon is currently Chairman of the Mitula Group and Real Estate Investar and a serial portal founder and investor.