Deborah Coakley


Board and governance

Deborah Coakley is a member of the executive team at Dexus, one Australia’s leading real estate groups and was appointed to the Board in June 2018. As Executive General Manager of Funds Management, she has responsibility for managing Dexus’s $16.2 billion funds management business which includes the Healthcare Wholesale Property Fund.

She has more than 20 years’ experience in management roles in consulting, human resources and outsourcing gained in organisations such as Deloitte, Qantas and Alexander Mann Solutions.

Deborah is an Ambassador for the Sydney Children’s Hospital Foundation, Director of the Property Council of Australia and President of their Capital Markets Division, and a Committee Member for the Chief Executive Women Associations. She holds a Bachelor of Business degree from University of Technology Sydney (BBus) and is a graduate of the Australian Institute of Australian Company Directors (GAICD). Deborah is Chair of the People & Remuneration Subcommittee and a member of the Nominations Subcommittee.