Todd Schaffer commenced his property career at Knight Frank's Perth office in 2006. He started in the valuations division as a trainee valuer and research officer. In September 2008, he became a licensed valuer and continued working with valuations until December 2009. In January 2010, Mr Schaffer transferred to the commercial sales division of Knight Frank's office in Melbourne. In August 2011, he came back to the Perth office in the commercial and institutional sales team. For 5 years, Mr Schaffer has gone from a sales executive position to associate director, director and senior director, head of commercial and institutional sales in Western Australia. He has a Bachelor of Commerce from Notre Dame Perth (major in Accounting & Marketing) and a Masters of Property (with Distinction) from Curtin University. Mr Schaffer is also an Associate of the Australian Property Institute (AAPI) and vice president of the API. He is also a licensed Real Estate Agent.