Founder and the managing director of Meriton Group of Companies, people also call Harry Triguboff popularly as ‘High-rise Harry’. This is because he is one of the most revered property developers in Australia, and has been behind the construction of more than 68,000 residential properties in the country. He has been awarded many honors for contribution towards the property industry of Australia. Born in China, he has now become one of the biggest names in the construction industry of apartments, mainly in Sydney. Graduated in textile engineering, Triguboff started off his career in the textile business, but ended up being the top property developer in Australia.
Harry Triguboff was born parents who are Russian Jews, and received his education in South Africa, UK and Australia. He graduated in textile engineering, and started a career in textile business in South Africa and Israel. Harry came to Australia in 1960, and received Australian citizenship in 1961. He was the owner of a milk run and a taxi fleet, before he started building apartment blocks and founded Meriton in 1963. Since then, he has been behind the construction of thousands of homes for Australian people.