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Managing Directors

Andrew Franzmann



Andrew’s experience across a range of industries and operations. He commenced his career as a design engineer before moving into construction and operational roles. Andrew was the Manager for Projects Group (Civil and Dam Safety) on the Snowy Mountains Hydro Electric Scheme during a recent phase of significant new projects.  He then returned to Townsville as General Manager Townsville Airport Pty Ltd, followed by the position of Project Director for a public listed development company creating one of the largest master planned communities in North Queensland.

Jim Sullivan


BE (Tech), G.Dip Bus, MIEAust, CPPD

Jim’s experience and has been the Construction Management on a significant number of developments in North Queensland before changing to the owners side to manage the delivery of projects with the best possible outcomes. During his time on the owners side, Jim was the Development and Engineering Manager for Townsville Airport. In this time he delivered one of the largest aerospace developments in Australia in recent years. This was followed by the role of Development Manager for a publicly listed development company creating a master planned community in Townsville.

Sector Leaders

Brian Shephard

Roads & Defence

Marissa Wise

Transport (Roads & Marine) & Government

Adam Sadler

Infrastructure & Government

Herman Choo

Energy & Resources

Mitchell Petersen

Property Development

James Gage

Government (Facilities & Asset Management) & Defence

Di Mattingley


Wade Hickey