Bernard Cussen

Bernard Cussen is a Director of Charter Keck Cramer, a leading Australian strategic property consulting firm. Bernard has vast property experience, having commenced with the firm in 1997 and becoming a Partner/Director of the company in 2007.  Bernard specialises in the dynamic retail sector.

Professional Background.

Academic qualifications and relevant industry associations.

  • Bachelor of Business (Property) – RMIT
  • Associate of Australian Property Institute – API Member No. 62798
  • PCA – Property Council of Australia Member
  • Associate Diploma (Business – Japanese/ Marketing)

Various roles include:

  • Site Analysis and Project Feasibility.
  • Lessor/Tenant Representation.
  • Market Rental Assessments/Determinations.
  • Strategy assistance for developing / improving property asset performances.
  • Mortgage Valuations.
  • Acquisition and Disposition.

This specialisation extends to classes of properties including:

  • Retail premises.
  • Bulky goods/showrooms.
  • Supermarkets – major and independent.
  • Shopping Centres.
  • Fast Food Restaurants.
  • Motor vehicle showroom facilities.
  • Greenfield/Town Centres.
  • Hardware sector.


An investment led, highly specialised, independent service.


Gives you the insight you need to capture growth opportunities.


Minimise your risk by understanding the true value of your property.


Facilitate the delivery of the property projects that define Australia's built environment.

Research & Strategy

Identify unique markets through analysis of data and information.