Belgravia Health and Fitness Executive Team leads a talented and dedicated team of people across its businesses.
Further information on the Executive Team is below.
CEO Belgravia Health and Fitness
Ian has over 25 years’ experience in running businesses both in Australia and internationally, including ExxonMobil (Mobil Oil Australia) where he managed the retail business, Mobil Quix and its 400 sites. With a wealth of experience in retailing and operations via multi-site locations and working with direct company operations, joint ventures and franchise, Ian’s retail and business experience is significant. Ian commenced with Genesis Health and Fitness in December 2012, expanding the direction to Belgravia Health and Fitness through the introduction of the new franchise offerings Coaching Zone and Ninja Parc.
Ian’s strength in strategy, mergers and acquisitions, as well as planning has enabled Belgravia Health and Fitness to deliver ongoing success to the business and its franchisees.
GM Corporate Services
Alex has over a decade’s experience in the service industry, with management roles for Hilton Hotels in Japan. Alex joined Belgravia Health and Leisure Group in 2007, consolidating his skills in a management traineeship across multiple business units (including Belgravia Leisure and Genesis Health Clubs) which now provides a solid foundation to his current executive position. Alex is proud of Belgravia Health and Leisure Group’s heritage as an Australian family owned business and equally of his part in the Group’s founding family. To date, Alex has streamlined Belgravia Leisure’s head office support for our centres, strengthening our quality, risk and environmental systems, procurement and retail processes, human resources and IT services.
Group Manager People & Culture
Mark Maybury is an experienced commercial human resource professional passionate about challenging the traditional role of HR in business and the modern workforce.
After spending nearly a decade leading large operational and HR teams in retail, Mark joined the Belgravia Group on their mission to connect communities to wellness and leisure in June 2016 to drive our ambitious people and change agenda.
Mark knows greater connectivity and emerging technology is forcing organisations to reflect on their workforce strategies, innovate and adapt in response to shifting expectations and motivations of modern employees.
Mark partners with our executive team and operational leaders to drive aspirational programs focused on delivering business results through the engagement and development of our most important resource – our people!
CEO Commercial Belgravia Health & Leisure Group
A results-driven, experienced Senior Executive/Chartered Accountant with a broad range of corporate experience over 30 years, including key CFO/management roles with large US multi-nationals, ASX-listed and unlisted services companies, privately owned organisations and NFP’s/charities, leading and managing both large and small finance, procurement and IT teams.
General Manager Operations
Simon leads a team of operational experts across the Belgravia Health and Fitness Network and has 25 years’ experience in the commercial fitness industry.
Beginning his career as a personal trainer, Simon first joined Genesis Health and Fitness in 1997, working at its very first club in Ringwood before progressing his career into club management in 2001.
Simon has since run many successful clubs both within the Genesis Health and Fitness Network and numerous independent clubs and has been a previous owner of two large commercial clubs.
Since joining Belgravia Health and Fitness five years ago, Simon has worked in multi-site operational management roles, using his extensive sales and operational background to lead the company’s teams.
General Manager Marketing
Sharon is an energetic and passionate marketer with 15+years of experience. Her career expands over several industries including entertainment, theme parks & attractions, fitness, tourism, leisure and digital start-up brands. With a background in strategic marketing and brand partnerships, she is goal-oriented with the ability to change gears, fast and often.
Sharon has worked with multi-site locations throughout her career and is excited about working with brands to develop new and disruptive marketing strategies to support success in the marketplace.
A devoted and self-confessed lover of all things fitness, Sharon spent 10 years moonlighting as a fitness instructor before joining the Belgravia Group in 2019.
General Manager Sales
Magdalena has a diverse background and wealth of experience in both business and fitness; and has owned multiple companies, including startups, while concurrently studying her MBA.
The fitness industry is a lifestyle for Magdalena. She began as a successful personal trainer, she was then an award-winning club manager before moving into franchise sales with one of the largest international fitness groups.
As the Belgravia Health and Fitness General Manager Sales, Magdalena uses her expertise to help prospective franchisees achieve their dreams of owning their own successful and profitable fitness business.
Brooke’s career commenced with the studies of Event Management and since then has gained experience in concierge, administration, sales, marketing and assistant services over the past 8 years. Brooke initially found herself in the property industry through serviced offices and found growth working with commercial developers.
Brooke’s passion for health and fitness enhances her ability to support the CEO along with the broader executive team. Her high quality skills in organisation and multi-tasking drive the team to maintain day to day tasks and strategic priorities.
VIC State Manager Genesis Health + Fitness
Josh has worked in the Health and Fitness industry for 17 years. Starting his journey in membership sales, before quickly progressing club management roles, he has had the opportunity to lead some of Australia’s largest health clubs in multiple states. Josh has worked for 3 of the largest health club operators in Australia giving him valuable experience across all areas of health club operations. Josh is passionate about service and strives to provide the best possible experience for Members, staff and franchise partners alike.