Inspirational Leader Series Breakfast - Paul Blackburne

Join us for this breakfast event to hear from Founder and Managing Director of Blackburne Group, Paul Blackburne as he shares his personal leadership story.

May 01, 2024
Time (AWST)

2 hours



Paul Blackburne

Paul Blackburne, Founder and Managing Director of Blackburne Group.

Paul Blackburne founded integrated property developer Blackburne Group and grew the business to become one of Western Australia's largest apartment developers. Blackburne has around $1B worth of projects under development at any one time and are widely recognised as an Australian market leader in large scale, high end, luxury apartments. 

Paul Blackburne is the Founder and Managing Director of Blackburne Group. With an impressive portfolio of approximately $1B in ongoing projects, Blackburne is celebrated as a leader in the Australian market, specialising in prestigious, high-end luxury apartments.

Blackburne was founded in 2003 when Paul obtained a loan to buy part of the rent roll from his father’s firm, Blackburne and Joyce Real Estate, to start a property management and project marketing business. Since then, the company has grown to become the largest residential and commercial developer in WA.

Paul is active in the Blackburne business and provides strategic guidance and support to the Senior Executive Team. He is widely recognised as a leading business figure in Western Australia. Paul has received a number of prestigious accolades including the 2016 WA Business 40under40 First Amongst Equals Award, the 2014 Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year Finalist and 2005 WA Business 40under40 Finalist. 

Blackburne’s luxury apartment developments have also won numerous excellence awards from the Property Council of Australia and the Urban Development Institute. Between 2021 and 2025 Blackburne have over $1B of stunning new developments completing, which will transform the urban landscape in WA. 

Join us for breakfast at AIM WA in Floreat as Paul shares his story.

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