Certificate IV in Financial Services (Finance/Mortgage Broking) 2011
Bachelor of Economics
Diploma of Financial Management
Licensed Real Estate Agent
Jim Dougherty joined the Westlawn Group in 1993 following extensive experience in public accounting and real estate, where he managed the Grafton L J Hooker Real Estate franchise for ten years. He is a Chartered Accountant, holds a Bachelor of Economics (UNE), a Diploma of Financial Management (UNE), a Certificate IV in Financial Services (Finance/Mortgage Broking) and is the managing director of the parent company, Westlawn Holdings Pty Ltd.
He has been an executive director of Westlawn Finance Limited since 1994 and has been Chairman of the Board of Directors of Clarence Property Corporation Ltd, responsible entity for the Westlawn Property Trust, since 2000. Jim was awarded the Order of Australia Medal in 2014 for services to surf lifesaving and the community.