Associate Director | Project Leaders
Matthew is an experienced project manager and structural engineer with a wide range of experience including retail, health and mixed-use development across over five years of experience.
With a degree in Civil Engineering specialising in structures from the University of Sydney, Matthew is able to provide valuable insight to a projects buildability and cost efficient design during the concept and design development process.
Working on a number of intricate and time-dependent projects on behalf of both contractors and clients, Matthew understands the need for early stakeholder consultation and is experienced in managing this process.
Phoenix Gallery, Chippendale – Performance Space and Art Gallery $60m
Sumner Capital – North Sydney – Base Build Refurbishment and façade refurb $19m
Local Government Super – Marketplace Leichhardt Access and façade Upgrades $13m
Mosman Municipal Council - Civic Centre and Library Refurbishment - $5.2m
Property Bank Australia – 51 Berry Street, North Sydney – Base Build Refurbishment $8m
Property Bank Australia – 174 Pacific Highway, Greenwich– Façade Replacement $1.6m
Merlin Entertainment - Wild Life Sydney Zoo - Crocodile Enclosure $2.1
Local Government Super – Marketplace Leichhardt Solar Park $1.4m
Local Government Super – Batemans Bay Shopping Centre Redevelopment $9.2m
Merlin Entertainment - Sydney Sea Life Aquarium – Penguin Enclosure $9m
Chris has more than 29 years’ experience in delivering significant projects on behalf of the State Government and Private institutions nationally. With Chris’ reputation for diligence in planning, quality, cost and program management, he has successfully delivered projects valuing from $1million to over $600million across his career.
Industry sectors where Chris has delivered include Education, Health, Law, Defence, Hospitality, Retail, Aviation, Arts, Sport & recreation, and Commercial premises.
Having delivered a number of significant State, Federal Private, and Private projects from inception to completion, Chris has had extensive involvement at managing all elements associated with social infrastructure, stakeholder management and related components.
Chris is cognizant in contract management and administration of Service Provider contracts, having managed hundreds of projects under varying contractual nature over his 29 years’ experience, including Consultant Services, GC21, AS4000 for Traditional and Design, Novate, Design & Construct. Chris, as a National Director of Colliers International Project Management is committed to the outcomes of projects to ensure the clients and key stakeholder needs are fully understood and delivered
With a career spanning over 18 years within the Construction Industry, Phillipa has been involved in the leadership and management of residential and commercial developments from concept to completion. Since joining NixAnderson (now Colliers International Project Management) in 2015, Phillipa has proven to be a dedicated and diligent Senior Project Manager who understands the sensitivities of what a client needs to make their project successful.
Phillipa has project experience within a number of industry disciplines, including residential, retail, commercial and education. Phillipa has extensive experience in the residential sector, through working for Developers such as Brookfield Residential Properties and Sterling Estates on a client-side basis, managing Contractors, Consultants and other key external stakeholders.
Phillipa has worked on a number of highrise residential developments (ranging from 3 storey townhouses to a 17 storey residential tower at Portside Wharf, Brisbane), with a focus of working closely with the Contractor to ensure timely project completion and apartment readiness for the purchaser at Handover. This involves ongoing design meetings with all relevant stakeholders and weekly site inspections with the Contractor to ensure program and quality are met.
By working directly with clients, consultants and contractors, Phillipa has developed a strong understanding of internal and external stakeholder management and how to effectively manage communication on a proactive basis.