Our Team

David Prosser - Director

He’s a father of two, a graduate from the school of natural born salesmen, and the founder of CADEN Office Leasing. David came to Australia in 2000 as a nineteen (19) year old, curious to explore opportunities outside of the UK.

David settled in Brisbane and has since applied his talent and passion for sales at some of the world’s most iconic property brands. A hugely successful career in senior positions spanning Savills, DTZ and CBRE honed David’s sales, leadership and management skills before founding CADEN in 2014. He has consistently been amongst the highest revenue generators within the industry earning multiple awards. David was the highest fee earner nationally for CBRE’s commercial leasing division in 2013.

David has formulated and executed leasing campaigns for some of Brisbane’s most iconic buildings always giving priority to the nuances of the client-agent relationship. He has cultivated and maintained key relationships with Australia’s biggest landlords such as Investa Property Group, Charter Hall and Leighton Properties.

David is passionate about creating a new agency model to help clients explore innovative and contemporary practises.

Lewis Harper - Senior Leasing Executive

Born into a family with a long and diverse history of property development and investment in South East Queensland, Lewis has property in his blood.

Lewis joined Caden in 2015, initially as a leasing analyst, and in January 2016 he transitioned from analyst to Leasing Agent as part of Caden’s growing agency team.

With a natural ability to relate to business people and a determination to advance quickly, Lewis has already established himself as the industry’s brightest developing talent.

Lewis is currently formulating and implementing best-in-class leasing strategies for a range of key Caden clients and has been appointed as ‘lead’ agent to major CBD leasing campaigns at 300 Ann St, 247 Adelaide St, 100 Edward St, and 193 North Quay with these mandates being secured following a thorough tender process for ‘Leasing Services’ by the respective clients.

Lewis embodies the “client comes first” nature of Caden, and is committed to the continual growth of the Caden brand, and in turn building a reputable name for himself in Australian property.

Chris Chapman - Leasing Specialist

Chris joined the CADEN team in 2016 under a tailor made fast track progression structure designed and implemented to have him fulfil an agency role by the turn of the year.

Chris comes from a business management background. At nineteen (19), Chris was offered a role to manage and build a financial institution in Sydney, dealing with the business’s early days as a fledgling franchise, right through to its first profit – all in under 4 months.

This front line and hands-on role further enhanced Chris’s sales ability as well as relating to people from diverse backgrounds. He is forward thinking and his innovative ideas will continue to give CADEN a point of difference.

As an early indication of his development within the industry, Chris will be playing a support role in CADEN’s latest projects, 193 North Quay and 100 Edward Street.

Chris has a desire to succeed in whatever he does. He is extremely passionate about property and is whole-heartedly focused on forging a successful career within it.

Jess Pretorius - Head of Marketing

Jess joined Caden in January of 2018 as Head of Marketing. Jess has a BBus (Marketing), as well as a BCreative Industries (Interactive and Visual Design) from the Queensland University of Technology and also comes to us with diverse experiences in a range of different marketing and design roles.

With a keen interest in all things creative, Jess has brought a new perspective and fresh approach to achieving Caden’s marketing goals through visual asset creation for clients, social media management, marketing development and overall strategic improvement. She strives to make her learning a continual and evolving process, to ensure she maintains her place on the verge of all marketing trends. 

Jess specialises in creating well-rounded marketing campaigns for Brisbane CBD buildings, ensuring each asset receives its own personalised strategy which produces measurable results for Caden’s clients. Jess uses her own, personally developed techniques to ensure her time-management, strategic marketing operations, and utilisation of current and developing marketing tools works to culminate in dependable results.

Jordan Smith - Office Leasing Analyst

Jordan joined Caden Office Leasing in April 2018 as a office leasing analyst.

He is responsible for collating, analysing and distributing data relating to current and future market conditions/trends within the office leasing sector.

Jordan’s experience to date is in the area of business commerce, having already completed a diploma of business. He is currently undertaking further studies at a tertiary level and is close to completing a Bachelor of Property Economics with Honours at the Queensland University of Technology. With a desire to apply his knowledge and aspirations to upgrade his skill set, Jordan is working diligently to achieve a versatile portfolio through his eager interest of the Property Industry. With clear goals in mind, Jordan is ready and determined to ensure satisfaction to all clients and Caden as a whole.

Taking on an analyst role, Jordan seeks to bring a unique approach to the team in order to aid the development and expansion of the Caden brand while also honing his own natural skills within the property industry.