Alice Joy

CEO & Co-Founder  

Alice is a lawyer, wellness expert and triple bottom line real estate developer. As the CEO of the Living Joy Group, Alice is well versed in all aspects of property, including capital raising, market research, creative acquisitions, site selections, wellness and marketing. A strong believer in using capital for good, Alice is an optimiser, handling complex situations with clarity and creating the best outcomes for all parties involved whilst remaining true to the Living Joy Group’s vision that people and the planet can thrive together. 

When not working, Alice can be found running on trails, at Agility with her rescue Kelpie, or at the beach, usually with a coffee.  


Diploma in Languages, Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Laws (Honours), Graduate Diploma of Legal Practice (with Merit), Master of Wellness (with Distinction) 

Tibor Grubits  

Design Scientist and Co-Founder  

Tibor is a design scientist, sustainable real estate developer and finance expert with a strong background in information technology. As the CFO of the Living Joy Group, Tibor ensures that sustainability and eco-technology are incorporated efficiently and profitably into real estate development. With a unique background in consultancy and design, Tibor loves ensuring that the details that make spaces liveable and desirable are financially feasible. 

In his down-time, Tibor can be found at Parkrun, in the garden, or reading up on the latest advances in smart and eco-technologies. Or drinking coffee.


Bachelor of Science (Computing Science) (Honours) 

Master of Design Science (Building Services) (with Distinction) 

Bennett Joy  

Senior Projects Manager  

With a background in digital media, psychology and sound engineering, Bennett is our Senior Project Manager heading up our Upcycled House Projects. Absolutely unrufflable, Bennett is committed to creating sustainable affordable outcomes, and about sharing those stories online to create awareness, momentum and positive change.  

When Bennett isn’t saving houses from landfill, he can be found designing and Djing futuristic electronic music, fishing in beautiful locations, or exploring with his rescue Kelpie.  


Bachelor of Media (Digital Production)

Advanced Multimedia Diploma (Technical Production)


Matthew Patterson  

Projects and Property Management


Matt is a qualified engineer, with a passion for renewable energy and for being Australia’s best landlord. Driven by a desire to see the property industry reformed to optimise systems and to deliver a better and more respectful experience for tenants, Matt joined Living Joy in 2019 to assist with Project Management and the development of our property management systems. Matt is on track to be the Licencee-in-charge for our in-house property management arm.

When not at work, Matt can be found on some kind of outdoor adventure, usually involving rock-climbing, mountain biking, or camping.


Bachelor of Engineering (Chemical), Bachelor of Science (Chemistry), Honours

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