Meet Our Team
Founded and led by Joshua Balsim and Thomas Chak, ASG’s core team comprises property veterans who possess immense experience in development projects and value-add repositioning opportunities in the core markets of Melbourne and Hong Kong.
Principle & CIO
Spearheading a number of exciting redevelopment and asset repositioning opportunities, and with an awarded commercial background in both Law and Accounting, Josh combines extensive professional knowledge with years of personal experience.
Further to ASG, Joshua is the Founder and Director of retirement living operator and developer Next Stage Living (NSL), Disability Accommodation provider and developer, Australian Specialist Disability Accommodation (ASDA) and industrial property developer, Alt Capital.
Josh is sought out by the industry for his competence and knowledge and has been recognised and awarded by prestigious professional bodies including CPA Australia.
Principle & CIO
Having held the position of Executive Director at a renowned international real estate firm with over 25 years’ global experience, Thomas had tremendous success in expanding the Hong Kong and Australian capital markets’ platform and presence.
Thomas transacted numerous major deals including Arts Mansion, accumulating more than HK$9 billion worth of transactions. Thomas also received numerous awards including the prestigious RICS Greater China Best Deal of the Year in both 2012 and 2015.
With over 40 years’ global business experience Tony is a skilful entrepreneur, investor, and an innovative international property solutions expert. A successful company principal and industry mentor, Tony is considered one of the most competent figures in Australian property investment backed by an extensive and successful business background which includes strategic marketing at the highest corporate level.