About us

For over 20 years, Pebble International (Holding) Pty Ltd has committed to delivering exceptional value, quality and service in all aspects of business. With 20 years of experience in Australia and China, and now with a focus on real estate development, our company can support you with offices in Melbourne, Beijing and Shenzhen.

Pebble Development Pty Ltd, a specialized Property Development Company, specializing in medium size boutique homes, townhouses, apartments and medium size commercial projects. By combining our practical experience in building design and knowledge of building and construction, we are able to maximize the potential of any project site. Pebble Development is client focused and driven to complete projects to the highest possible standard.

This professionalism has enabled us to build a rapport with consultants, councils and clients alike. We pride ourselves on the personalized service we give to our clients and on our attention to detail throughout all stages of our projects. Through our cross-cultural knowledge and experience, we strive to offer purchasers the best possible housing in terms of location, architecture and design, by skillfully interweaving the stylish, contemporary flavors of the West with the Feng Shui traditions of the East.
Our commitment to preserving the environment ensures that your home will be energy-efficient and sustainable, paving the way for a better future. It is our promise that purchasers will be able to enjoy elegant, simple comfort in the home of their dreams, right within one of the world’s most livable cities.

 

Our People

  • Barbara Ding
    Barbara Ding
    Barbara Ding, Founder and Director of Pebble Development, Board Director of Pebble International Group is originally from Beijing, China. Barbara made her transition to Australia just over 20 years ago after receiving a scholarship from Latrobe University for study film and media studies. Earning several accolades in her works as an author she has released the award winning novel Maidenhome (1993) and two award winning screen plays Gate to Paradise (1991) and Kiss Yesterday Goodbye (1992). The key to Barbara’s success in business has been her ability to forge strong relationships with people through her background in both the arts and business. It is not surprising that the most important thing she looks for in a partnership is a connection with people involved. By creating trusting and comfortable relationships with people, Pebble Development has continued to grow from strength to strength throughout the years.
  • Tony Ammendola
    Tony Ammendola
    Tony Ammendola, Managing Director of Pebble Development, comes from a strong Italian background. Before his work in real estate development Tony worked in the financial services sector, with a background in Financial Planning and Funds Management he became a member of the Financial Planning Association. Obtaining his Builders License 25 years ago and working in the industry for many years, Tony started his own building company in 2005. This enabled him to gain extensive industry building experience through project management and on site construction management and also built many strong busines relationships with leaders in the industry. Pebble Development consists of a passionate and committed team in which Tony manages and works in close collaboration with to deliver the best possible service and solutions. For clients, we believe that any relationship is dependent upon clear communication and therefore our work is a result of a collaborative process between clients, shareholders, user groups and consultants.
  • Michael Wang
    Michael Wang
    Born in Beijing, Michael Wang moved to Australia at the age of 5 where he received a Bachelor’s of Science and Music at the University of Melbourne. Upon completion of his degree he began his career in marketing and advertising. This took him back to Beijing working for companies such as DDB and Global Entrepreneur Magazine, focusing on planning and strategy. Being one of the founding members Pebble Real Estate Investment China in 2012 he began to market Australian real estate to Chinese buyers from both Pebble’s portfolio and other large developers around Melbourne. The company has now expanded their services, acting as an estate agent but also as an advisory body by helping Australian and Chinese companies find potential opportunities in Australia and China.
  • Lina Xu
    Lina Xu
    Lina Xu earned her MA in International Affairs in the Norman Paterson School of international Affairs (NPSIA) of Carleton University, Canada and executive education certificates from Harvard Business School. Prior to her current posts, Lina was working in the 2010 Shanghai World Expo World Trade Centers Association Pavilion as the Deputy Director. Ms. Xu also used to serve the “China Super Think Tank” China Center for International Economic Exchanges (CCIEE) as the Specialist for International Relations. In addition, she used to work in the Research Center on Transnational Corporations of the Ministry of Commerce of P.R.C as the Research Fellow and Project Manager. She is also the Executive Director of Universal World Trade Investment Consulting, based in Beijing, China.