Trawalla Group is the Schwartz Family Office.

Our Heritage

Trawalla Group is the
Schwartz Family Office.

 

Alan Schwartz AM is the Managing Director of Trawalla Group which includes Trawalla Capital, Trawalla Property and Trawalla Foundation.

Alan has, over the past 30 years, created, acquired, built, managed and sold a number of successful businesses in industries as diverse as publishing, software and professional services.

He set up Trawalla Group with his wife Carol to manage the family’s investments.

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Portfolio

Trawalla Capital
Trawalla Capital

Trawalla Capital partners with exceptional investment managers to co-create investment management firms. We provide patient capital, and work with our partners to convert their ambition and outstanding investment track record into successful and enduring businesses. Trawalla Capital is a private investment firm, owned by the Trawalla Group.

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Trawalla Property
Trawalla Property

Trawalla Property manages a property portfolio for Trawalla Group.

We are constantly looking for strategic acquisitions that meet our investment criteria and create significant long-term value.

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BagTrans Pty Ltd

BagTrans is a specialty transport company specifically servicing the food and pharmaceutical industry with a national palletised LTL (less than full truck load) delivery service for time critical and high value products. Leading retailers and brands use BagTrans for more frequent deliveries of smaller quantities to reduce the amount of inventory in the supply chain, and enable valuable shelf space to offer more brands.

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Philanthropic & Community

Trawalla Foundation
Trawalla Foundation

Established in 2004 – as a vehicle for the philanthropic activities of the Schwartz family – the Trawalla Foundation works with individuals and organisations that have a vision for the future of Australian society. To learn more about the Trawalla Foundation visit the Foundation website.

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Women’s Leadership Institute Australia

The Women’s Leadership Institute Australia exists to catalyse and inspire innovative partnerships, action and system changing solutions to address the gender imbalance.

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Austem

Australian flora is extraordinarily diverse, beautiful, hardy and drought resistant. Despite this, the overwhelming majority of flowers, plants and trees used in Australian homes, gardens and landscapes are “exotic” – that is, they are not native to Australia. Austem’s mission is to establish the rightful place of native flora in the Australian home, garden and landscape.

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Field Guide

Field Guide is a project designed to encourage Australians to learn about, and care for, our country’s incredible native flora. Field Guide nurtures plants in a nursey until they’re ready for your garden whilst also working with writers and artists on gardening guides and articles about native gardening.

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Board Members

Simon Jones

Chairman

Alan Schwartz

Managing Director

Carol Schwartz

Non-executive director

Graham Goldsmith

Non-executive director

Kevin Slomoi

Non-Executive Advisor

Executives

Alan Schwartz

Managing Director

Ross Deam

CFO & GM OF PROPERTY

Elise Gold

INVESTMENT DIRECTOR

Sarah Buckley

TRAWALLA FOUNDATION EXEC. OFFICER

Mabel Yuan

INVESTMENT MANAGER

Mat Rangeley

INVESTMENT ASSOCIATE

Carly Holder

FINANCIAL CONTROLLER

James Pollard

FINANCE MANAGER

Milly Windus

BOOKKEEPER

Lyn Longmuir

OFFICE MANAGER & EXECUTIVE ASSISTANT FOR ALAN SCHWARTZ

Lara Richardson

EXECUTIVE ASSISTANT FOR CAROL SCHWARTZ