Jim El Gabaili


With  20 years of experience, Jim EL Gabaili, founder & director of Charleston Banks, has a solid background in acquisition, planning, construction, finance & marketing. Jim has a Diploma in building and construction and Certificate IV in building and construction.

Jim has built the companys reputation on his ability to understand and deliver on every detail of the customers requests. Clients agree and regularly use such words as perfectionist and meticulous when describing the work style and attention to detail the company offers. Jim brings a wealth of knowledge & an innovative strategic approach to realising opportunity in the marketplace.
Jim’s background in new and old buildings, customer service and home remodelling gives a depth of experience that is professional, creative and personal. Jim works closely with each client to help them make wise decisions during all phases of design, development and construction. His role also covers the effective planning, delegating, contractors & decision making in achieving both company & client goals & targets.
Dedication to every client echoes in the mission of Charleston Banks. We believe that building or renovating begins with a dedication to customer service before, during and after construction. Charleston Banks strives to exceed customer expectations in every facet of the building process. Catering to the client without discriminating tastes, Charleston Banks promises an exciting journey through the perfect experience.

The Team

Kerim El Gabaili

Marketing Manager

Janelle Mullard

Office Administration

Brandon Truong-Phan

Sales and Business Development

Sam Taupeaafe

Human Resources

Jason Germanos

Commercial/Residential Electrical Services

Marcell Baylouni

Commercial/Residential Plumbing Services

Kim Chen

Painter and Decorator

Harry Ghattas

Cabinet Maker and Kitchens

John Yong

Gyprocker Services

Joseph Jennings

Hoardings & Mural Graphic/Signage