Meet the amazing Backyard Grannys Team!
Our friendly, dedicated team at Backyard Grannys have a wealth of knowledge and experience in delivering affordable, high quality granny flats.
They will guide you through the design, approval and build process from concept to completion and work in partnership with you to ensure it is as simple and straight forward as possible. Not only are they the backbone of everything that we do, their passion and drive for designing and building granny flats is evident at every step of your building journey.
At Backyard Grannys, we pride ourselves on the solutions we provide for our clients. The reason we are able to do this is because of our expert team, from our sales representatives through to our building coordinators.
We have a team of professionals that are qualified and experienced in all areas of the granny flat process. Have a look below to see who the team is that delivers your granny flat and how they work together. We want you to be able to put a face to the name of who you’re working with.
Alex is passionate about the construction industry, business and his team.
With over 15 years experience in the Construction Industry, Alex is the Managing Director of Backyard Grannys.
Since completing a Bachelor of Construction Management at the University of Newcastle, Alex has worked in wide range of Project Management roles in both Sydney and Newcastle. During this time, Alex developed a strong background in the commercial construction sector – working a diverse scope of projects including fit outs, major club refurbishment and construction projects, retirement villages and nursing homes.
Alex started Backyard Grannys in 2011, after identifying a growing market demand for secondary residential dwellings, . Having built in excess of 900 granny flats in just under a decade, Backyard Grannys is now the leading granny flat builder in Newcastle and the Central Coast..
In 2014 Alex won the Young Entrepreneur Award with Lake Macquarie Business Excellence Awards and in 2015 received the Hunter Business Chamber Young Business Person of the Year Merit Award.
Alex is passionate about the building industry, the local Newcastle community and business in general. He enjoys developing his team and creating an enjoyable work culture, always with the goal to create quality projects and outcomes for the Nulex and Backyard Grannys clients.