John is a Chartered Civil Engineer with a wide range of experience covering construction and finance, specialising in transaction and contract management of major projects.
Most recently, John has been involved in the transaction management process for the Legacy Way Tunnel Project and the Kingsford Smith Drive Upgrade Project, including development of delivery strategies, management of interactive tender processes, evaluation and contract finalisation. John has also been engaged as the client's Commercial Manager in the delivery stage of the $1.5bn Legacy Way Tunnel Project, responsible for contractual and financial management. As part of this role, John also assisted Brisbane City Council in the asset recycling transaction associated with the sale of the long term tolling concessions for the Go-Between Bridge and Legacy Way.
In addition to the above, John has had extensive involvement in the PPP/PFI sector working closely with, and advising, senior management in a number of health trusts and local governments in the UK on the procurement of assets including schools, hospitals, law courts and social housing with a combined capital value in excess of $1bn. John's experience also includes overseas development work in El Salvador and the Dominican Republic with charities and non-governmental organisations, experience as a design consultant and as an operations analyst for a leading investment bank.