Warwick Hemsley AO is a graduate of both UWA and Curtin University (formerly WAIT) and is also a licensed valuer and Fellow of the Australian Property Institute.
He has been very involved in the property profession for many years, having served as managing director of valuation and commercial property practice DTZ (WA) for some years, chief executive of property group Peet for 17 years, chair of the Housing Industry Forecasting Group and president of the Urban Development Institute (WA), amongst various other professional roles.
Mr Hemsley is also on the advisory board of the Curtin Business School within which the property studies degree sits. He is also chair of QWest Paterson.
In 2021, Mr Hemsley was awarded an Officer of the Order of Australia for distinguished service to the arts, to the community, and to the residential development sector.