Trent Ottawa

Chief Executive Officer

Trent has been involved in the manufacturing home estate sector since 2003 and is the founder of Gateway Lifestyle. Prior to founding Gateway Lifestyle in 2009, Trent worked at Ferrier Hodgson in business restructuring and insolvency before moving to a specialist advisory firm providing investment and restructuring services to the property industry. Trent is a member of the
Institute of Chartered Accountants in Australia, as well as a member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.

Owen Kemp

Chief Financial Officer

Owen has over 17 years’ experience in the accounting and corporate finance fields. Prior to joining Gateway Lifestyle in 2016, Owen was a Director in Ernst & Young’s Transaction Advisory Services practice, where over 13 years in Sydney and London he specialised in the corporate finance field, specifically capital raisings and debt financing.
Owen is a member of the Chartered Accountants of Australia.

Leanne Nolan

General Counsel and Company Secretary

Leanne has over 20 years’ experience in corporate and commercial law. Prior to joining Gateway Lifestyle, Leanne was General Counsel and Company Secretary at Roc Oil Company Limited. During this time, in addition to providing legal services to the business, Leanne was responsible for corporate governance and ASX compliance.

Kodi Krishnan

Human Resources Manager



Kodi has over 17 years of HR management experience and commenced with Gateway Lifestyle in November 2015 having previously held the role of HR Director at Alstom Transport. Kodi has a strong background in both operational and strategic HR in medium to large enterprises in the Asia-Pacific region. Additionally, she has specialist experience in project based employment and the alignment and motivation of a geographically dispersed workforce through clear policies and strong corporate communications.