Project/ Commercial Director

Last Updated: 22nd August 2019 (over 3 years ago)

Melbourne, Australia


Phone Number


Age Range
55 to 64

Qualification Level



A qualified professional Civil Engineer and Manager with extensive Project and Commercial Management experience within the construction industry having successfully worked with Consultant and Contractor. Particular strengths lie in the ability to work closely with clients and advisors, adopting a team approach to deliver solutions within the commercial and quality parameters. Overseas experience includes the Middle East Far East ,Eastern Europe, Australasia and the Carribean.


Hertfordshire University

   Sep 1980
— Jun 1984

Bsc in Civil Engineering

Institution of Civil Engineers
Member of ICE

Mar 2007


Universal Corporation, Australia
Business Development Consultant

   May 2019
— Current

Helping with Project Life-cycle processes and procedures

Also assisting in some legal disputes

RCR Tomlinson, Australia
Project Director

   Jun 2018
— Apr 2019

Managing a high profile $120m rail contract in Melbourne CBD

RCR went into administration in Nov 2018

Fulton Hogan, Australia
National Risk and Commercial Manager

   Jun 2012
— Apr 2018

Dealt with project life-cycle process and procedures

Also negotiated close out of 4 problematic contracts

Hawkins Infrastructure, New Zealand
Operations Manager North Island

   Jan 2011
— Mar 2011

Managed client, resources and commercial issues of all Hawkins projects on North Island

Also Head of rail

Tendered and won many contracts

WS Atkins, Qatar
Project and Commercial Manager

   Mar 2008
— Dec 2010

Main role was PM and CM for the design of $3.65bn Education City

Also had roles as Deputy Resident Engineer for the $1bn Duckan Highway and Resident Engineer for the $60m Qatar Airways Hanger

Senior Project Manager , Australia

   Apr 2007
— Mar 2008

Project Managed the Newman mine hub $50m project FIFO

Bahamas Hotmix
Senior Project Manager, Bahamas

   Mar 2006
— Mar 2007

Project Managed new road construction central Nassau

Balfour Beatty Sakti
Senior Project Manager, Indonesia

   Mar 2002
— Mar 2006

Project Managed 500KV Overhead lines - Bandung to Jakarta
Deputy Project Manager Maura Tauwar Power Station
Pondoh Indah Shopping Mall - 125 staff and 4000+ workers

Dutco Balfour Beatty
Project Manager, UAE

   Aug 1996
— Feb 2002

Project Managed or involved in the following
Sheikh Zayed widening Jn 6 - 7
2 x projects Jebel Ali port
Dubai Airport Access and Roads
Sharjah Cement Factory - 4000+ workers