Founder and Managing Director of the BriStar Group, Peter completed his degree in Mechanical Engineering in 1991, working as an engineer in wastewater treatment for seven years before transitioning to property development.
Working as a Town Planning Coordinator and Project Manager in China before emigrating, Peter now has over ten years' real estate and property development experience in Australia, developing five apartment and townhouse projects collectively valued at over $100 million.
Becoming a founding member of the Queensland Chinese Property Developer Association in 2016, Peter has a passion for providing expert advice and solutions to overcome any obstacle and, with a focus on community, he's dedicated to creating a platform for Chinese property development through his consultancy, marketing, construction, and financial services.
With his unwavering dedication, Peter's business continues to grow and prosper. His knowledge and experience in both the Chinese and Australian real estate industry enable him to deliver outstanding services for large-scale projects, and he's regarded as one of Australia's top real estate development professionals.
Lynn Cheung (Managing Director)
With extensive property experience in both Australia and China, Director Lynn Cheung has an unbeatable understanding of development and construction project management, site selection and acquisition, and development feasibility studies.
Having worked as a real estate agent in both Brisbane and Sydney, Lynn has also achieved a high volume of sales with off-the-plan and development site projects, residential and commercial sales, and auctions.
Forging a number of strong, long-term relationships with clients and contacts within the industry, including developers, design and consulting firms, contractors, investors, and investment firms, Lynn maintains her position due to the trust, respect and reliability she shows every day, as well as her calm and friendly negotiating tactics, her intimate knowledge of the local property market, and her commitment to real estate.
Charlie Gu (Director)
Studying a double degree in Visual Art and Digital Design in 2009 before being invited to become General Manager at a migration agency, Charlie Gu then went on to establish his own highly successful agency, gaining valuable insight into the real estate industry during this time.
With a genuine desire to help Chinese families with their migration needs, his dedication and commitment to this goal, as well as his excellent understanding of government policies, market trends and economic development has been on full display as he spearheads the BriStar Group's migration and education services.
He also helps new migrants establish themselves in Australia, and assists the local Chinese community to grow their capital through property investment.
Alex Zhou (Director)
Having worked on projects with a combined value of over $80 million in the past five years, Alex has a successful history in property development and investment. A Queensland University of Technology graduate, studying Urban Development (majoring in Property Economics), his passion for real estate and excellent communication skills allow him to work closely with a wide variety of international and local business partners.
Specialising in property valuation for residential, commercial, and industrial projects, and with experience in land subdivision for townhouse and apartment developments, he draws on his strong academic and practical understanding of the industry to ensure a smooth process for investors, from land acquisition to finance, to design processing, builder tendering, and finally construction.
With an eye for the potential of new developments, and a wide-ranging list of contacts and investors, Alex ensures the best result for any project.
Lin Zhang (Director)
With over ten years' experience in Chinese realty, Lin Zhang excels at project planning, management, and investment, and is also a stakeholder in Beijing Qingchengjiudao Investment Management Pty Ltd, a major China-based investment company.
A frequent visitor to Brisbane, he foresaw the huge potential of the Brisbane housing market, investing in the area in 2014 and going on to assist other investors with his personal experience.
Believing a customer-oriented company should aim to provide investors with fast, accurate, and easy-to-understand information, he combines his business acumen with first-hand experience to meet the huge demand from Chinese investors.
Zoe Garner (Marketing Coordinator)
With a Bachelor of Entertainment Industries from Queensland University of Technology, Zoe brings a fresh outlook and creative ability to the company. With her positive attitude, friendly demeanour and dedication to her role, Zoe is a valuable team member.
Working in the USA previously, Zoe has returned to her home town of Brisbane and joined the BriStar team as Marketing Coordinator. Zoe is responsible for coordinating video, digital and print marketing.
Vivien Li (Project Manager Assistant)
Vivien is passionate about the construction industry and strives to use her academic and practical skills to improve efficiency and profitability.
With a Bachelor of Town Planning and Master of Construction Practice under her belt, Vivien is a highly skilled member of the BriStar Development team. She also uses her Graduate Certificate of Project Management and Diploma of Interpreting to excel in her role.
Lisa Li (Office Administrator)
Lisa plays an integral part of the BriStar company. With her impressive organisational and communication skills, Lisa ensures the company continues to run smoothly in all operations.
With a Master of Business from Queensland University of Technology along with her friendly personality, Lisa is a fantastic administrator for the BriStar office.
Joe Zhang (Property Consultant)
Joe has been with BriStar since 2015. In this time, he has demonstrated his professionalism in the real estate industry through his reliability, knowledge and great communication and listening skills.
Joe manages to always keep ahead in the industry by continuing to learn and adapt in the ever-changing environment of real estate.
Leo Zhuang (Property Consultant)
A highly motivated individual who is driven to succeed, Leo has a passion for helping people to achieve their real estate goal. Leo is dedicated to delivering his clients with sound advice so they can make informed decisions about buying, selling or building wealth through the real estate market.
Although Leo rarely finds time away from his busy schedule, he enjoys spending time with his family, golf and the occasional sip of wine with friends.
Teresa Yi (Property Consultant)
Before joining the Real Estate Industry, Teresa has been successfully established in the Customer Service, Sales and Marketing industries. Teresa has a degree in Industrial and Business Administration. She is fluent in a number of languages including Mandarin, Cantonese and English.
Teresa is a mature person with a very positive working attitude. Her focus is always on working for the clients' best interests, meeting their requirements and working towards their goals together.
Swami Kumar (Property Consultant)
Swami Kumar is a creative person with a strong work ethic and never-give-up attitude. Swami has worked as an independent consultant for a number of companies involved in the Australian housing industry.
Swami has a sound knowledge of all investment options within Real Estate. Through his enthusiastic and genuine nature, Swami has been able to cultivate sound marketing and negotiating skills which are paramount in achieving the best price for one’s home.
Nate Cao (Property Assistant)
Nate is committed to reaching company goals and building trusted relationships with clients. Studying Property Economics at Queensland University of Technology, Nate uses his passion and knowledge of real estate in his work with BriStar projects.
Kun Liu (Property Assistant)
Kun is passionate about helping buyers find their perfect home and lifestyle. Kun has previously lived in China and Sydney before moving to Brisbane in 2018. Kun studies Marketing at Queensland University of Technology.
Glen Guo (Director)
Dr Glen Guo is a registered migration agent with a high application success rate. Before joining BriStar, Glen operated his own migration and education company. Glen is great at delivering client tailored results by satisfying client demands. His clients have included World Bank, Asian Development Bank and Dutch Embassy.
Glen understands the processes and challenges faced by those people wanting to migrate to Australia and is always ready to come up with solutions for them. He is eager to help his clients get their visa and get settled in Australia. Glen holds a doctorate degree in science.
Ye Hong (Registered Migration Agent)
Ye Hong has been working in the Migration and Education industry since 2009. Ye Hong has outstanding core qualifications in all major areas required as a Registered Migration Agent. She always works to a standard that maintains BriStar’s high profile and market reputation.
Ye Hong has a Master Degree of Commerce, a Bachelor Degree of English Literature and is also a Justice of Peace.
Shuli Li (Property Manager)
Before working in Property Management for Bristar, Shuli has worked as a travel agent in Beijing and a sales representative in Sydney. Shuli works hard to establish the best property management team in Brisbane.
Shane Li (Property Manager)
Shane has a PhD in Engineering. Over the years, Shane has gained worked in manufacturing, research and development in China, and quality control and international trade in Australia. Shane has eight years of experience in property rental, property sales and property management.
Steven Zhou (Project Manager Assistant)
Steven assists in the management of all BriStar projects. Steven utilises his excellent organisational skills and previous sales experience in his role as Project Manager Assistant.
Terrance Liu (Project Manager Assistant)
Terrance has numerous certifications across Occupational Health and Safety and Manufacturing Engineering. Terrance has worked on many of BriStar’s projects with a special focus on building measurements and construction costs.
Terrance has previously been employed as a Workplace Health and Safety Supervisor and Executive in Singapore.
Bruce Zhang (Project Manager Assistant)
Bruce has a background in marketing, advertising and sales. He uses his skills in these areas to assist in the management of BriStar projects. Bruce is a critical thinker who enjoys maximising both the company’s performance and his own.
Peter Leung (Project Manager Assistant)
Since completing his Bachelor of Quantity Surveying, Peter has worked in Hong Kong on new airport infrastructure projects and on cost planning and control for various large-scale projects around Queensland. These projects included Griffith University’s Gold coast Campus, residential apartments in Ephriam Island, Noosa Heads and Toowong, and the Townsville Army Barracks.
When Peter is not busy working as a project manager assistant, he enjoys playing cricket, fishing and reading in the Brisbane sunshine.