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    Urs Meyerhans

    Chief Executive Officer

    As Chief Executive Officer, I'll draw on my international experience, including senior general management roles in Europe, the US and Asia to deliver the overall vision for Coffey, which is to be the premier provider of consulting and engineering services within the Asia-Pacific region.

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    Phone: +61 2 9406 1301

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    Urs Meyerhans

    Chief Executive Officer

    As Chief Executive Officer, I'll draw on my international experience, including senior general management roles in Europe, the US and Asia to deliver the overall vision for Coffey, which is to be the premier provider of consulting and engineering services within the Asia-Pacific region.

    My diverse background in the resources, manufacturing, FMCG and professional services industries, including eight years in a number of roles of CFO/Finance Direct and COO at Coffey, enables me to drive our strategic direction, and ultimately our growth strategy for the region.

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    Stewart Phillis

    Chief Operating Officer

    As Chief Operating Officer, I have responsibility for the primary day-to-day planning, implementing, managing and controlling all operational activities of the company.

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    Phone: +08 9 2696 200

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    Stewart Phillis

    Chief Operating Officer

    As Chief Operating Officer, I have responsibility for the primary day-to-day planning, implementing, managing and controlling all operational activities of the company.

    As a professional engineer, I have over 20 years of experience across all aspects of project delivery and a range of industries including mining and minerals processing, petrochemicals and utilities.  I've worked all over Australia and internationally, and led a profitable engineering consultancy business in Western Australia on behalf of our parent company Tetra Tech.

    It’s exciting to be working within this dynamic business – and a pleasure to work with some of the best professionals in their fields.  It is particularly rewarding to provide guidance, support and challenges to our staff to help them achieve their goals.

    I believe in providing innovative, fit for purpose solutions, which ultimately lead to highly effective outcomes for our clients, and rewarding experience for our staff.

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    Dawn Watt

    General Manager Testing Australia

    As General Manager Testing Australia, I am responsible for Coffey’s national network of permanent and site-specific laboratory testing facilities, operating in some of Australia’s most remote locations. This is where we provide our clients with deep insights into the properties of the materials, soil and rocks they’re dealing with. Using the latest equipment and specialised analysis – and often working evenings and weekends – we get consistent, quality results in the shortest timeframes possible.

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    Phone: +61 2 4016 2334

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    Dawn Watt

    General Manager Testing Australia

    As General Manager Testing Australia, I am responsible for Coffey’s national network of permanent and site-specific laboratory testing facilities, operating in some of Australia’s most remote locations. This is where we provide our clients with deep insights into the properties of the materials, soil and rocks they’re dealing with. Using the latest equipment and specialised analysis – and often working evenings and weekends – we get consistent, quality results in the shortest timeframes possible.

    My job is to keep the business operating at the highest quality, while continually improving its effectiveness and the value we bring to our clients. I’ve enjoyed managing our highly successful change process and dealing with all the complex situations this creates. I am also Head of Practice for all of Testing across Australia and New Zealand.

    I’m proud to be involved in a business at the top of its game, doing vital work to support the safety and integrity of our clients’ construction projects. As an expert in Construction Material Testing accreditation and compliance, I hold our technical teams in the highest regard.

     

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    Lawrence Smith

    Regional General Manager QLD/PNG, NSW/ACT

    I am the Regional General Manager QLD / PNG and NSW / ACT. My core responsibilities can be best described as people leadership and business management. As a leader of a professional services business that operates in a technically complex and evolving environment, my priority is to bring strategic thinking and sound, pragmatic commerciality to the business. I do this while providing the space for technical specialists to excel in communicating and delivering – on time and on budget – with confidence.

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    Phone: +61 2 9406 1224

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    Lawrence Smith

    Regional General Manager QLD/PNG, NSW/ACT

    I'm the Regional General Manager for Coffey’s NSW, ACT, QLD and PNG operation.

    With over twenty five years’ experience in the engineering and consulting industry, I've been directly involved in the autonomous management of national and international construction projects at a senior level. I've gained significant experience in project execution including budget and timeline management, resource and cost allocation control, and site construction contractor management and mobilisation programs.

    In the role of Regional General Manager for Coffey’s consulting business, my core responsibilities are best described as people leadership and business management, a leader of a professional services business that operates in a technically complex and evolving environment.  To serve our clients in the transport infrastructure, property, oil & gas, and mining sectors, Coffey provides services across the key areas of geotechnical, civil and structural engineering, environmental management and materials testing services to both government and the private sector.

    My priority is to bring strategic thinking and sound, pragmatic commerciality to the business, whilst providing the space for technical specialists to excel in communicating and delivering – on time and on budget – with confidence.

    It’s great to be a part of helping our team to excel in this – all so we can deliver the smartest solutions, every time for our clients.

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    Andrew Read

    Regional General Manager VIC/TAS/SA

    As the Regional General Manager Vic/SA/Tas, I’m responsible for ensuring we draw on our whole range of services, and the very best expertise our people have to offer, to deliver real solutions for our clients in this region.

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    Phone: +61 3 9290 7038

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    Andrew Read

    Regional General Manager VIC/TAS/SA

    As the Regional General Manager Vic/SA/Tas, I’m responsible for ensuring we draw on our whole range of services, and the very best expertise our people have to offer, to deliver real solutions for our clients in this region.

    I have more than 25 years’ experience as an experienced Project Director working across the property industry in Australia and also Asia Pacific, China and India. I have also been involved in investigations and specialist reporting for Environment Effects Statements for oil and gas, mining, and transport infrastructure. I’m now responsible for the strategic development and growth of our business in this region. I achieve this through effective leadership, business management, client focus and supporting the development of our people. We measure success by our ability to meet and exceed client expectations – providing smarter solutions through collaboration, intelligent risk taking, and by providing quality outputs and timely delivery.

    Since joining Coffey, I’ve been excited to work with individuals regarded as the best in their fields – focussed on providing great technical and commercial outcomes to solve clients’ problems.

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    Andrew Mailer

    Regional General Manager New Zealand

    I am the Regional General Manager New Zealand, and am responsible for business strategy, commercial performance, and our people. I joined Coffey 2011, and have since managed consulting businesses for Coffey in both Western Canada and New Zealand, with exposure to the oil and gas, property and transport infrastructure industries. My mandate has been to build the consulting firm of choice for our people and our clients in the markets I am responsible for.

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    Phone: +64 9 3799 463

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    Andrew Mailer

    Regional General Manager New Zealand

    I am the Regional General Manager New Zealand, and am responsible for business strategy, commercial performance, and our people. I joined Coffey 2011, and have since managed consulting businesses for Coffey in both Western Canada and New Zealand, with exposure to the oil and gas, property and transport infrastructure industries.  My mandate has been to build the consulting firm of choice for our people and our clients in the markets I am responsible for.

    I’m passionate about building Coffey’s presence in the market, as I do believe we have a unique offering to our clients – providing specialist services to deliver intelligent solutions.

    I have a Bachelor of Commerce, and a Master of Commerce – Business Strategy from the University of New South Wales.