David is an accomplished businessman with over 25 years of extensive experience in the civil contracting industry both in Australia and Internationally. David oversees all operations and guides the direction of the company. Through his leadership AE Group has become a construction company that provides enhanced planning, construction control and accountability. David is experienced in bulk earthworks, dam construction, highways and roads construction, civil and drainage works, residential and commercial subdivisions.
A seasoned Professional Engineer of over 35 years, James has been instrumental in the development and growth of the company since coming aboard in 2008. His strengths lie in project leadership and management; strategic business development and planning. As Construction Manager, James has overseen most of our major projects comprising infrastructure, road works, structures, bridges, bulk earthworks, reclamation and mining.
A fully licensed Building Contractor in both NSW and Queensland, Kerry has experience in planning, executing and directing the construction of a variety of projects. These include Commercial, Industrial and Residential projects including civil engineering and mining infrastructure projects.
Kerry has a focus on client delivery, undertaking any challenge adopting a team ‘win win’ outcome. This builds successful ongoing relationships, with an engaging safety culture. Kerry is ‘hands on’, from conception to completion accounting for every detail throughout all projects.
Kerry has over 40 years of construction experience supporting small business and entrepreneurial strategies. Kerry’s addition to the team has delivered outstanding results across a large range of complex projects for AE Group since he joined in 2010.
With 20 years of construction management experience, Brendan is responsible for the coordinated management of multiple related projects within the Group. His ability in leading and mentoring our multi-disciplined project teams in safe and productive work behaviors and project execution, ensures that our clients receive the high level of service they have come to expect of us. His ability to build, maintain and manage relationships with our clients has been a key factor to our success.
A fully qualified Diesel Mechanic with extensive experience in the servicing and maintenance of a diverse range of heavy earthmoving equipment, Rod leads our team of internal fitters to ensure our fleet runs efficiently. Servicing and maintenance of our plant is performed either at AE’s maintenance facility in Yatala, or mobile workshops located at our project sites. All servicing and maintenance procedures adhere to our strict QA, Safety and Environmental controls, and are recorded through our bespoke computerised Resource Tracking and Service Record integrated system.
Supporting the company operations by maintaining the office systems and supervising our highly skilled administrative team has been Kelly’s responsibility since 2000. A dynamic, resourceful and energetic individual, Kelly is known as the ‘go to’ person in the office. She excels in organizing, prioritising and delegating tasks effectively to ensure that all administrative work is managed competently, and in accordance with the companies changing priorities and deadlines.