About Us

IPS Consultants is Australia’s premier provider of commercial-leasing based professional services. We aim to bring insight, transparency and independence into the Australian commercial leasing market.

We utilise data, analytics and proprietary technologies to deliver
bespoke consultancy services with deep market insights. Our professionals are independent experts with decades of experience in the field.

Executive Team

Simon Fonteyn

Founder, Managing Director

Simon is one of Australia’s leading experts on retail rental valuations, with over 30 years of experience in the commercial property industry. Simon has a wealth of practical property experience, contract knowledge, AI expertise and a vast databank of competitive leasing intelligence. Simon founded Leasing Information Systems and has pioneered the use of AI in automating lease abstraction and founded Accurait in partnership with CSIRO’s Data 61. He is currently an Executive Director of FLNT, which acquired Leaseinfo and Accurait in 2021.

simon@ipsconsultants.com.au 0425 266 185

Jonathan Carlile

Executive Director

Jonathan is a property professional with over 35 year’s experience across retail, commercial and industrial real estate, including 20 years focusing on retail property and national retail network growth. He was the Property Director for Metcash for over 15 years and is a foremost expert in the valuation of supermarkets and shopping centres. He is a qualified property and business valuer, and an Associate of the Australian Property Institute.

jonathan@ipsconsultants.com.au 0425 266 185

Tony Lei

Senior Valuer

Tony graduated from Bachelor of Property Economics at UTS in 2009 with Honours and has been with IPS Consultants ever since. Excelling in mathematics and statistical data, Tony finds valuation a perfect fit for his skill set.


Our History

IPS Consultants was founded by Simon Fonteyn in 2003. In 2005, Simon founded Leaseinfo, which grew to be the largest online provider of Retail Leasing Data in Australia. In 2017, Simon founded Accurait. Developed in partnership with CSIRO’s Data 61, Accurait was the first in Australia to use Machine Learning to read Commercial Leases. In 2021, Leaseinfo and Accurait were acquired by proptech investor FLNT.

IPS Consultants have conducted thousands of valuations and consultancy assignments and have developed proprietary technologies to streamline the process.

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Call us at 0425 266 185 to discuss how we can help
you with your commercial property lease.

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