Meet our Dream Team
Our people are the best in the industry, with outstanding design and delivery capabilities. We offer the best fit for project solutions and work as one team to see our projects through to completion.
Our executive team brings proven tier one management experience to Roberts Pizzarotti. Together we demonstrate the benefit of employing teams of diverse thinkers.
Alison has operated in executive roles for Australia’s largest property, construction and infrastructure firms. She led the NSW/ACT regional business unit of Lendlease’s Building business with more than $2 billion of work in hand and was a Regional Director of Brookfield Multiplex.
Alison Mirams Chief Executive Officer
Trained by Deloitte in the UK, Emma has more than 18 years’ experience with a focus on the construction, property and infrastructure sectors. She joined Roberts Pizzarotti from Built, where she was Chief Financial Officer, and has worked with Multiplex and Brookfield Asset Management.
Emma Shipley Chief Financial Officer
Phill joined Roberts Pizzarotti after a 20-year career managing Savills, an Australasian project management and advisory business. Phill brings a proven knowledge of planning, structuring, design, approvals, construction and commissioning of large and complex development projects across all sectors.
Phill Andrew Head of New Business and Strategy
Stephen is a highly experienced Operations Manager, bringing 25 years of experience to Roberts Pizzarotti. Stephen was previously Operations Manager NSW/ACT for Lendlease’s Building business, and worked for Abigroup prior to its amalgamation with Lendlease, as well as Grocon and Baulderstone Hornibrook.
Stephen Surjan Head of Operations
Senior Delivery Team
Our projects are led by our senior delivery team. They bring a wealth of experience from major complex projects delivered both in Australia and overseas.
Nicholas Kouvaris Construction Director
Nick brings more than 25 years' experience to our team, having delivered a series of complex projects with CPB Contractors and Thiess. Nick's strong technical skills complement his business acumen and commercial expertise. A natural leader, Nick supports our team culture of safety and respect.
Damian Vella Project Manager
Joining us from Lendlease and Abigroup, Damian's track record includes delivering the Sydney International Exhibition Centre at Darling Harbour and Westmead Millenium Institute. Complemented by his excellent communication skills, Damian's approach to construction management is appreciated by both clients, his teams and subcontractors.
Allan Young Project Manager
Bringing significant experience from Multiplex, Allan has a deep understanding of the project cycle from inception to handover. In particular, Allan's project management roles on University of Canberra Public Hospital, South East Regional Hospital - Bega and Chris O'Brien Lifehouse developed leadership skills vital for successful project delivery.
Paul Ayoub Project Manager
Joining us from Lendlease and Leighton Asia, Paul's career has seen him work in multi-disciplinary teams both in Australia and Indonesia. A civil engineer, Paul most recently delivered projects for Sydney Airport and the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade.
Our design team understands the importance of good design management and adds value for clients at every stage of construction. At Roberts Pizzarotti, design is a career destination. Our team of architects and engineers are highly respected and have significant site experience.
Nick Kordas Executive Design Manager
With a degree in Architecture, Nick has a sophisticated understanding of design developed over his three decade career. Joining from Lendlease, and previously Abigroup, Nick is accustomed to working through design methodologies, systems and management strategies to achieve any client requirement.
Chris Billinghurst Executive Design Manager
Chris brings more than 25 years’ experience to Roberts Pizzarotti. Originally qualifying as an architect, Chris has spent the last 14 years in design management roles with tier one contractors. Most recently, he played a key role in managing the design process for the Northern Beaches Hospital project for CPB Contractors.
Kirby Rees Design Manager
As a registered architect, Kirby’s technical knowledge has developed while working in both consulting and construction design roles, delivering commercial, workplace, education, laboratories, public domain & cultural projects. Highlights of her career working with public sector clients include CSIRO’s Synergy Building and the Sydney Opera House Renewal.
Tim Wellings Services Manager
A Mechanical Engineer, Tim brings more than twenty years' experience in the design and installation of building services to Roberts Pizzarotti. Formerly with CPB Contractors, Lendlease and John Holland, Tim has worked on major projects including Northern Beaches Hospital, Barangaroo International Towers and Liverpool Hospital Redevelopment.
Andy Gray Project Engineer - Services
Andy started his career with Thiess as an undergraduate engineer, before gaining services experience on major projects such as Royal North Shore Hospital, and civil and structural experience on major projects including Ravenhall Prison with John Holland. At Roberts Pizzarotti, Andy brings a multi-disciplined approach to design and delivery.
Marie Khoury Design Manager
Marie joined Roberts Pizzarotti from PWC, where she was client-side project manager for the national property portfolio. With qualifications in civil engineering, Marie brings more than 20 years of planning, designing and constructing high-end construction and fit-out projects to the business, with a focus on commercial, residential and retail sectors.
“We'll deliver with the fresh enthusiasm of a start-up, but with the security which comes with an experienced team.”