Our Team

David Prosser

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 practices.

Contact David on 0412 700 365 or at david.prosser@caden.com.au

Lewis Harper

Lewis Harper - Director

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 many of Caden’s major CBD leasing campaigns, 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.

Contact Lewis on 0437 187 659 or at lewis.harper@caden.com.au.

Chris Chapman

Chris Chapman - Executive - Office Leasing

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.

Contact Chris on 0401 153 992 or at chris.chapman@caden.com.au.

Chris Jenkins

Chris Jenkins - Executive - Office Leasing

Chris joined Caden at the commencement of 2019. Retaining a background in residential real estate, he’s sought to build on the established industry foundations and continue to apply his experiences in the Commercial environment. At Caden, his responsibilities revolve around Client and Customer engagement, marketing, advisory and lease negotiation on Commercial assets in the Brisbane CBD. On the client side, Chris is largely involved in the advisory, re-positioning, project marketing and leasing of a number of secondary grade assets in the Brisbane CBD.

His client management skills have seen Chris work closely with a host of public and private Landlords such as Cromwell Property Group, RACQ and Transaction Services. This has not only expanded his ongoing network, but also developed his management skills in accommodating and facilitating Landlord expectations.

Chris’s customer engagement has been extensive to date, having facilitated both direct lease and sublease vacancies and negotiations. A focus for high volume transactions has seen him interact with businesses ranging from ASX listed subsidiaries to small private accountancies and education centres.

Chris seeks to continue and improve all bases of his work, with a focus in developing his role in future as a greater facilitator of clients. You can reach Chris through his professional network on LinkedIn, or contact him on 0413 506 179 or via email – chris.jenkins@caden.com.au.

Jess Pretorius

Jess Pretorius - Head of Marketing

Jess joined Caden in 2018 as the Head of Marketing, specialising in creating well-considered marketing campaigns for Caden’s strong commercial property portfolio. In collaboration with Caden’s Leasing Executives, Jess ensures each asset receives its own customised approach to achieve strategic and measurable results for Clients.

Jess is driven by a people-centric approach, is digitally & creatively minded and data-driven. Her strong technical and practical background allows her to quickly grasp the key differentiators required to position each individual commercial asset amongst competitors. With an arsenal of property-specific marketing skills, Jess’ work culminates in dependable and consistent results.

With a keen interest in maintaining creativity, Jess has brought a new perspective and fresh approach to achieving Caden’s marketing goals through fully-fledged customised campaigns. Jess strives to ensure she maintains a place on the verge of all marketing trends. 

Contact Jess on 0434 904 416 or at jessica.pretorius@caden.com.au.