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About EMKC

Specialists in institutional-grade property solutions.

EMKC delivers institutional-grade property solutions to private and corporate
clients across Asia Pacific.

EMKC works with clients to tailor complex industrial, commercial and specialised property assets to improve operations, scalability and asset performance. With years of innovative and diverse industry experience, combined with strategy, design and development expertise, EMKC deliver compelling property solutions.

EMKC's core services include: 

  • Estate Development

  • Purpose-built Facility Development

  • Property Portfolio Strategy & Structuring

  • Subdivision Development Management Services

  • Asset Repositioning

  • Architecture Services


EMKC’s Vision & Mission

EMKC’s vision is to build a stronger and sustainable community for current and future generations.  


Whilst the EMKC mission is: ‘to create innovative property solutions that improve the built environment and make a positive contribution to society'.


EMKC is committed to supporting a range of charities, including sponsoring children in need, reducing homelessness, strengthening communities, raising awareness of endangered animals and fighting animal cruelty.

What makes EMKC unique.

Client-first Mentality

EMKC will always act in the best interest of its clients and project partners. As such, the team considers the impact of all decisions made during a project; commercial, operational and aesthetic.


Institutional-grade Expertise

EMKC works with private and corporate clients as a genuine partner that delivers institutional-grade design and development expertise. The solutions and outcomes achieved for clients are competitive, commercially viable and cutting-edge.

Highly Experienced and Innovative Team

The core EMKC team consists of experienced design, property and project management professionals. The team thrives on creating and implementing
exceptional design and development solutions. EMKC integrates solutions that are innovative, financially measured and risk mitigated.

Advise | Design | Develop

EMKC adopts a holistic approach to growing industrial, commercial and specialised asset portfolios. EMKC integrates property consultancy, design and development services to offer comprehensive solutions. This means that clients can engage and rely on the EMKC team to successfully deliver their project from concept through to completion.

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EMKC Executive Team

EMKC’s executive team has extensive experience across the development, architectural, construction and fund management sectors. 

Edward McKenna and Karen Choi are the founding partners of EMKC.  Throughout the course of their careers, both Edward and Karen have undertaken numerous large- scale projects. They have been working together since 2009.

Edward is an astute and entrepreneurial property professional that specialises in bringing development schemes to fruition across the industrial and commercial property sectors.  Edward is a property economist and qualified valuer with many years of experience in the commercial property development and construction field.


Delivering in excess of AUD 1b of development projects across Australia, Edward is the driving force behind EMKC’s industrial and logistics business.

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Director & Co-Founder

BPE (Hons)

Karen is an architect with a strong development focus. She holds a masters degree in property and development and uses her creative flair to add value to a diverse range of property assets. With many years of experience, Karen has designed and managed the delivery of countless projects across the industrial, commercial, hospitality, retail and residential sectors.


Karen’s strong attention to detail and passion for development is reflected in every project undertaken.

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Director & Co-Founder

B. Arch, MPD, Architect ARBV 17867 NSW 10125

Daniel is a qualified accountant with extensive demonstrated experience in the property, automotive and telecommunications sectors.  Daniel takes a hands on approach by partnering with all of his stakeholders to drive and deliver business performance.  With his proven technical and commercial acumen, he implements a logical and practicable methodology to solving problems.


Daniel manages and leads all of the financial and commercial activities  for the EMKC group. 

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BBus(Acct) CPA

Ashleigh is a qualified property economist with further education in urban planning and property valuation.  In her role as Head of Development, Ashleigh manages all aspects of development and portfolio advisory projects including commercial negotiations, extensive dealings with statutory authorities and government departments, through to financial modelling and the creation of innovative development strategies.


Ashleigh has assisted in securing over AUD 500m in development projects across the industrial and commercial property sectors. 

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Head of Development

BUrbDev (PropEc)

Delivery Partner

EMKC is proud to partner with Spargo Property for the provision of integrated project management services.

The Spargo Property team is led by Joshua Spargo, who oversees a team of experienced project management professionals. Clients can rest assured that the translation of design and development intent will be accurately reflected in the physical works undertaken.


Joshua is a dynamic property professional with many years of project management experience in the industrial and commercial sector. Joshua is the founder of Spargo Property, working in partnership with EMKC to provide comprehensive client-side project management services.

Joshua has held senior roles with some of Australia’s largest property
developers and has successfully managed the delivery of large scale
industrial and commercial projects throughout Australia and New

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Director & Founder, Spargo Property

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