Villa World Board of Directors

Villa World’s board boasts a shared vision for success through property for all our stakeholders. The board is comprised of an eclectic group of multi-talented leaders from a broad range of industry sectors, with extensive industry knowledge and experience in property development, financial services and organisational management.

Craig Treasure

Craig Treasure BAppSc (Surveying)

CEO and Managing Director

Craig was appointed to the Board on 17 February 2012 and as CEO and Managing Director on 5 October 2012.

Craig has over 30 years experience in property development, specifically in land, housing and apartment development along the eastern seaboard of Australia. Craig holds a Bachelor of Applied Surveying and is also a Licensed Surveyor and a member of the Urban Development Institute of Australia. 

Mark Jewell

Mark Jewell B.Com, CA (SA)


Mark Jewell was appointed to the Board on 28 November 2013. Mark is a senior property executive with over 25 years’ experience in the Australian development industry, including land estates and medium density housing. 

He has held a number of directorships and senior positions with ASX listed development companies. Mark holds a Bachelor of Commerce and Chartered Accountant (South Africa) qualification. 

David Rennick BEc LLB

Non-executive Director

David Rennick was appointed to the Board on 1 September 2014. He is recognised as one of Victoria’s leading legal experts in the property sector, bringing over 25 years of experience and having acted for leading developers and institutions as principal legal advisor on property and business strategies. 

David is currently Head of Strategy Australia, for international law firm Pinsent Masons. Prior to that role, he was a property partner and then CEO of national law firm Maddocks where he was responsible for leadership, client and people strategies and management. His area of practice in property includes; master planned community projects, property development, corporate real estate, institutional property and retail centre developments and leasing. 

Donna Hardman B.Com, MBA, FAMI, GAICD

Non-executive Director

Donna Hardman was appointed to the Board on 17 February 2016. With a strong human capital focus and risk management mindset, Donna is also Chair of the Remuneration and Nomination Committee, and a member of the Audit & Risk Committee. 

Donna’s professional experience spans 25 years in senior executive and director-level roles, particularly within the international financial services sector, and as a business and IT consultant. Donna’s strengths include formulation and implementation of strategy and organisational change leadership. She holds a Bachelor of Commerce (Merit) from UNSW, a Masters of Business Administration from the MGSM, is a fellow of the Australasian Mutuals Institute and a graduate member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.