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Meet Adam Begbie

Begbie Bentham Design & Build

Adam Begbie’s career focus as a business Owner having been involved in all facets of Customer Service, Managerial & Financial Management, naturally elevated his career into the Building & Construction Industry in 1995…

Meet James Bentham

Begbie Bentham Design & Build

In 1998 James started his own Design & Project Management Company working for a wide rang of builders & projects winning awards for some builders. James was one of the first designers to be registered with the QBSA and some years later…

Christene Muller
General Manager

Christene grew up in the Redlands, She still enjoys boating, jumping off jetties and camping with her Husband and dog.

Having completed a General Office Traineeship, She started her career working for a local Real Estate Agency, furthering her career and becoming a Licensed Property Manager and then achieving a Certificate IV in Administration, led her to become an Office Manager/Bookkeeper. Always wanting to improve her skill set and knowledge base, she attends training seminars and workshops on a regular basis, staying up to date with Industry requirements.

Christene, has also at times worked for Accounting Firms, Property Investors and has taught Trust Accounting programs to Real Estates. She first met Adam and James whilst she was Office Manager for a large local Real Estate Agency. When Begbie Bentham were looking for someone to join their team, Christene was first on the list and she joined them in 2003.

Christene’s Managerial skills, dedication and hard work, has been the force behind Begbie Bentham.

Lance Jia

Lance moved from China to complete his schooling in Brisbane, it was during his time at School, he discovered his passion for design & enrolled in University to become an Architect.

Lance met Adam & James after the completion of his Bachelor & Masters in Architecture, he has worked with them on some local designs & some Resorts in China.

He also accompanied Adam & James to China during the construction of a Resort where his language skills & construction knowledge were invaluable.

Lance registered as an Architect in 2018

Kieren Zhou
Sales & Marketing

Kieren, completed his schooling in Melbourne & during this time he was the Victorian champion in Table Tennis competing in the Australian Championships.

With a family of high achieving business people, it was only natural for Kieren to study Business & Marketing at University.

After he completed his university degree, he worked for a time in Sydney, before he teamed up with Adam & James to build Resorts in China.

Kieren, is a valued member of the team working in sales & marketing, working with both local & international clients.

Sarah Robertson
Interior Designer

Graduating in 2008 Sarah has developed a passion for Interior Design and from this has a particular passion for residential design. Sarah’s design and decorating experience is vast and continues to spread across many different design styles.

Sarah’s interest in design has naturally lead her to a love of travel where she draws inspiration from the cities and places she visits.

As your Interior Designer Sarah aims to enhance the functionality of your space while maintaining your brief. She continuously monitors latest styling trends to provide you with skilled and up to date guidance during your selection process to turn your house into your dream home.

Laurie Thompson
Site Supervisor

From an early age, Laurie knew he wanted to be a carpenter as he enjoyed both building and demolishing things. His father was a house painter so becoming a tradesman was in his blood. After completing his apprenticeship with a bayside builder, he continued contracting for a further 3 years.

An opportunity arose for him in Papua New Guinea as a, project manager and this 6 months away, led to his love of travelling and indulging in his passion of motorbike adventure riding through the deserts of Australia.

Having known both Adam and James for over 20 years a position became available as a Supervisor for Begbie Bentham, and having worked as a supervisor for a number of project builders, he jumped at the chance to work for a Custom Design Builder, where you aren’t just another number.

Alison Buchanan

Ali finished her Schooling in Brisbane and started working in the Childcare Industry. After a few years in Childcare, she completed a Certificate in Business & started working for an Engineering firm, eventually looking after their site services department, organising slab and frame inspections. Ali is now a valued member of Begbie Bentham, looking after general Administration. Ali is always on the go and can’t sit still, she loves the outdoors, going to the beach, camping, and spending quality time with her daughter, family & friends.