Mark Chapman: President

Mark Chapman is manager at The Royal Hotel. He is focused on delivering outstanding results and generating sustainable business within the local business area.

Mark lives and works in the Inner West where he has an important link to the community and strives for positive collaboration with key stakeholders. Mark’s experience in business, coupled with his work ethic in delivering strong outcomes, will ensure that the Chamber and its members are achieving its important objectives. Mark is the current President of the Leichhardt and Annandale Business Chamber.





Aaron Sainsbury PhotoAaron Sainsbury (Smartline): Vice President

Aaron Sainsbury has been an enthusiastic advocate for financial
literacy throughout his working life, and he has a heartfelt passion for
helping people to gain control of their financial future.






Darren Speer (Aerocom Technology): Treasurer

Darren Speer has worked in the Information Technology industry for over 25 years. During this time he has worked for many large companies in Australia and abroad.

Living and working in the local area, Darren believes that a strong business community adds to the lifestyle of the area and that the chamber is the best vehicle for local business to support each other. Darren is a director of the IT services company, Aerocom Technology




Jennifer Aaron (Jennifer Aaron Real Estate): Management Committee

Jennifer Aaron is the Principal of Jennifer Aaron Real Estate, a boutique Agency in Leichhardt and specialising in the Inner West.  Jennifer is committed to delivering her clients an unrivalled level of service, providing clear, accessible communication and outstanding strategic advice and results. She focuses a large amount of time and energy on each of her listings and strictly limits the number of properties she handles at any given time.  Jennifer seeks to develop a true partner relationship with each of her clients and establishes lasting relationships based on integrity, trust and honest communication.

Jennifer has held a number of senior executive positions and also has a background in Industrial Relations, international mediation and negotiation, cultural change and was one of the first business executive coaches in Australia.


Fiona Golinelli (Retail Force): Manager, Secretary, Public Officer