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  • Mark Campbell
    Chief Executive Officer - DBM Vircon

    Mark Campbell

    Chief Executive Officer - DBM Vircon

    Mark Campbell is DBM Vircon’s Chief Executive Officer, leading the company’s strategic direction, growth, and operations.

    Mark has previously worked in several executive roles, with a proven track record in building financially successful companies with improved processes, client relationships, and people engagement.  Mark is a civil engineer with experience across a diverse range of industry sectors, including the built environment, water, transportation, construction, asset management, and more. Embracing the values of integrity, excellence, and collaboration, Mark and the senior leadership team steer DBM Vircon to meet its strategic and operational business goals.

  • David Dawson
    Global General Manager - Industrial

    David Dawson

    Global General Manager - Industrial

    David Dawson oversees the DBM Vircon Industrial Design and Industrial Detailing divisions.

    Bringing extensive experience in engineering, design, steel detailing and digital engineering, David leads the division’s strategic initiatives, business planning and business development. Since joining DBM Vircon in 2011, David provided commercial and strategic guidance to a diverse range of oil and gas, mining, commercial, industrial, infrastructure and urban design projects in Australia, North America and Asia.  David holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Law and a Bachelor’s Degree in Commerce and has over 20 years of commercial, corporate, contract and business management experience. 

  • Gino Pezzente
    Global General Manager - Bridges

    Gino Pezzente

    Global General Manager - Bridges

    Gino Pezzente leads DBM Vircon’s Bridges division, including the strategic initiatives, business planning and development.

    Gino has extensive experience in the steel detailing industry, and has a vast knowledge specializing in infrastructure projects and complex structural steel structures. Gino joined DBM Vircon’s team as a detailing technician in 2003, after completing his Structural Drafting Diploma from the British Columbia Institute of Technology. During his time with the company, Gino has held various roles including Senior Modeller, Senior Checker, Project Manager, Lead Operations Manager and Chief Operating Officer, and has been involved in some of the company’s largest infrastructure and commercial projects.

  • Alastair Brook
    Global General Manager - Digital Engineering

    Alastair Brook

    Global General Manager - Digital Engineering

    Alastair Brook drives the digital transformation within DBM Vircon and jointly with his team, works with clients to develop digital solutions that are transforming and shaping the future of the Digital Twin industry.

    He has been with DBM Vircon since 2014 bringing extensive experience in construction, digital engineering, project management, and business management. Alastair has a Bachelor’s Degree in Applied Science (Construction Management and Economics) and is a University of Western Australia MBA candidate.

  • Christopher Pfeiff
    Global General Manager - Commercial

    Christopher Pfeiff

    Global General Manager - Commercial

    Christopher Pfeiff leads all commercial operations and strategic planning globally.

    Christopher Pfeiff leads DBM Vircon’s Commercial Modeling division globally, including strategic development and business planning. He leads with a focus on accelerating growth, leveraging the latest technology solutions and integrated project delivery methods to bring the best value possible to clients. Christopher has extensive engineering and management experience, and over the years, has contributed to the development of innovative building systems and better building practices. He is a licensed Professional Engineer in the states of Arizona and California, and is a LEED BD+C Accredited Professional. Christopher has a Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering from the University of Arizona and an M.B.A. from the Arizona State University.

  • Christine Jefferies
    Global Marketing Manager - DBM Vircon

    Christine Jefferies

    Global Marketing Manager - DBM Vircon

    Christine Jefferies leads the marketing strategy as well as internal and external communications for DBM Vircon.

    Christine has a breadth of experience in business development and marketing in the fields of engineering services, mining, and oil & gas in Canada, the USA, and Australia. She holds a Bachelor’s Honours Degree in Business Administration and Marketing from the University of British Columbia. Christine is passionate about delivering an exceptional and fully seamless client experience.

  • Sandeep Mathur
    Global General Manager - Concrete and Rebar

    Sandeep Mathur

    Global General Manager - Concrete and Rebar

    Sandeep Mathur is responsible for the overall management and strategic development of the Concrete and Rebar Division.

    He has over 30 years of experience in various facets of civil engineering. Under his leadership, DBM Vircon has successfully provided estimating, detailing, and modeling services on many large reinforced concrete construction projects, and has expanded its service offerings to new markets. Sandeep holds Master’s Degree in Structural Engineering, Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering and MBA in Financial Economics.

  • Emily Bates
    Global People Manager - DBM Vircon

    Emily Bates

    Global People Manager - DBM Vircon

    Emily Bates is responsible for DBM Vircon’s global people strategy, including talent acquisition, rewards and recognition, organizational and leadership development, and corporate communications relating to people.

    Emily brings over 20 years of experience in culture change, people management, recruitment, and training needs analysis. She is passionate about generating ideas and driving engagement and believes that the most important thing in making a company successful is the investment in its people. Emily is a Postgraduate candidate in Business (Strategic Human Resource Management).

  • Kenny Rowell
    Global General Manager - Production

    Kenny Rowell

    Global General Manager - Production

    Kenny Rowell leads production planning and standardization activities across our production centers, ensuring that projects are delivered on time and within budget.

    With DBM Vircon since 2002, he served 15 years as GM of our largest production office in Manila. Kenny has been instrumental in streamlining business processes and workflows, leading to improved communication, productivity, and quality. He has spent 30 years in the steel detailing industry, with vast experience in production and operations management, working on a wide range of commercial and industrial projects in the US, Canada, UK, Australia, and New Zealand.

  • Kamal Sudarsanan
    General Manager - India, Production

    Kamal Sudarsanan

    General Manager - India, Production

    Kamal Sudarsanan has been managing and overseeing the day-to-day business operations for our offices in India since 2010.

    He manages a team of nearly 300 team members, and is instrumental in supporting people development, implementing company policies and procedures, and ensuring on-time and on-budget project delivery. Prior to joining DBM Vircon, Kamal worked as an engineer and project manager for several steel detailing and engineering companies. He has an engineering degree and MBA from Birla Institute of Technology and Science.

  • Glenn Smith
    General Manager Operations - Production

    Glenn Smith

    General Manager Operations - Production

    As our Interim General Manager Manila, Glenn Smith oversees the Manila production department and the day-to-day business operations.

    Glenn brings over 33 years of experience with DBM Vircon as a Structural Steel Detailer, Modeler, Project Manager, and a stakeholder in the growth plans and capabilities of both our Indian and Manila operations. Over the last few years, in his role as a Performance Improvement Manager, Glenn was in charge of monitoring the quality of our deliverables and processes in detailing production across the group.

  • Ben Troughton
    Creative Lead - Visualization

    Ben Troughton

    Creative Lead - Visualization

    Ben Troughton leads the Visualization team, creating projects for a wide range of industries and stakeholders.

    He has over 20 years’ experience in the Engineering and Video games industries. His background in Technical Illustration, Animation and Video games allows him and his team to produce realistic, technically accurate visualizations of engineering projects with a fresh and creative approach. Working collaboratively with clients, Ben and his team are able to transform complex technical concepts into clear and concise visualisations. Ben holds a Bachelor’s (Hons) Degree in Technical Illustration from Lancaster University, UK.

  • Bevan Thwaite
    Brisbane Business Manager - Commercial

    Bevan Thwaite

    Brisbane Business Manager - Commercial

    As our Brisbane Business Manager, Bevan Thwaite oversees the business operations of our Brisbane project management department.

    Bevan joined DBM Vircon in 1993 as a Structural Steel Detailer and has held various positions within our operation, progressing from manual drafting to construction modelling, project management and estimating. With over 30 years of experience in Structural Steel Detailing, Bevan has worked on commercial and industrial projects around the world, including high rise buildings, sports stadiums, casinos, material handling facilities, a desalination plant, ship loaders and marine structures.

  • Cedric Easthorpe
    Business Manager - Auckland, Commercial

    Cedric Easthorpe

    Business Manager - Auckland, Commercial

    Cedric joined DBM Vircon in 1997 as a senior steel detailer and in 2007 assumed the position of Business Manager.

    Cedric is responsible for the overall management of our office in New Zealand, for the continuous people development, and implementation of company policies and procedures. He has over 50 years’ experience in the steelwork and steel detailing industry, having worked on a wide variety of commercial, industrial, infrastructure and offshore projects in South Africa, New Zealand, Australia, and USA.

  • Graham Coulson
    Business Manager - Phoenix, Commercial

    Graham Coulson

    Business Manager - Phoenix, Commercial

    As our Phoenix Business Manager, Graham oversees the business operations of our North America project management team.

    Graham started with DBM Vircon in 2004 as a structural steel detailer, and later his career progressed to project coordination, project management, and business development. Graham has led some of our major projects in North America, working closely with architects, designers, engineers, fabricators, and erectors. With nearly 30 years of experience in the construction industry, Graham has invaluable knowledge in commercial buildings, stadiums, chute and bin work, materials handling facilities, and others.

  • Christine McCulloch
    Business Development - North America, Commercial

    Christine McCulloch

    Business Development - North America, Commercial

    Christine has over 25 years of experience in the steel industry.

    Her career progresses from a trainee to a Senior Detailer, Checker and Project Manager. She joined DBM Vircon in 2012 as a Project Coordinator, and in 2018 transitioned into the role of Sales and Business Development. Christine has been a long-term Member of the Board of Directors for the National Institute of Steel Detailing, and recently elected to serve as Vice President.

  • David Easingwood
    Business Development - North America, Commercial

    David Easingwood

    Business Development - North America, Commercial

    David Easingwood is part of our North American Business Development team.

    Based in Vancouver, David has been with DBM Vircon since 2003, bringing extensive experience in the commercial, industrial, bridge and infrastructure steel construction industries in the UK, North America, and Australia. He started his career as a draftsman for British Steel in the UK, and for more than 30 years has served in management positions in business development, sales, and estimating.

  • Paola Vorphal
    Sales Executive - North America, Commercial

    Paola Vorphal

    Sales Executive - North America, Commercial

    Paola has about 20 years of experience working in Engineering and Construction in the areas of Business Development, Project Operation, Management, and Coordination, learning directly from individuals all along the construction chain.

    She is passionate about technology and digitalization, which, mixed with her global knowledge in Construction, obsession with collaboration, and focus on efficiency, lead her to think outside of the box bringing new ideas and solutions to get the job done with the best value to clients. Paola holds a Bachelor’s Honours Degree in Civil Engineering and a Master Degree in Road Design & Transportation from the Universidad de Concepcion, Chile.

  • Dave Holden
    Global Business Coordinator - Commercial

    Dave Holden

    Global Business Coordinator - Commercial

    David started as a steel detailer in 1978, and his career later progressed to checker, project coordinator, and eventually a business owner of a small steel detailing company.

    David joined DBM Vircon in 2001 as a project coordinator. Bringing over 40 years of experience in the steel industry, David is currently our Global Business Coordinator, working closely with the estimating and sales teams.

  • Ian Ramsay
    Global Estimating Manager - Commercial

    Ian Ramsay

    Global Estimating Manager - Commercial

    Ian has over 40 years of experience in the construction and structural steel industry in New Zealand, Australia, and the U.S.

    He joined DBM Vicon in 1999 as a steel detailer/checker and later his career progressed to various project management, sales, and estimation management roles. Currently, Ian holds the position of Global Estimating Manager, leading the estimation of commercial and residential projects around the world.

  • Kerry Lindemann
    Senior Advisor - Commercial

    Kerry Lindemann

    Senior Advisor - Commercial

    With over 40 years of experience and invaluable insight in the Commercial Detailing and Modeling industry, Kerry Lindemann is our Senior Advisor – Commercial, after being our Global General Manager – Commercial for years.

    He started his career at DBM Vircon in 1979 as a cadet in steel detailing and in the early 80s, oversaw the implementation of early CAD systems into the company. Over the years, Kerry’s career progressed from manual drafting to project management, operations management and later to various executive roles. Under his leadership, DBM Vircon has worked on iconic projects around the world, including high rise buildings, stadiums, casinos, process plants, material handling facilities, wharfs, and ship loaders.

  • Toby Devaus
    Rebar Manager - Rebar

    Toby Devaus

    Rebar Manager - Rebar

    Toby Devaus leads the Rebar Division in Australia and is responsible for the business strategy, business development, and project delivery.

    He has over 15 years of experience in the construction industry, including project management, management of people and finance, including budgeting and forecasting. Toby holds qualifications in engineering and brings a can-do attitude to the team. He has a strong passion for exceptional client service and continuous improvement.

  • Daniel Livingston
    Senior Project Manager - Rebar

    Daniel Livingston

    Senior Project Manager - Rebar

    Daniel has over 20 years of diverse knowledge and experience in rebar detailing, estimating, sales, fabrication and project management

    Daniel has been with DBM Vircon since 2020 and leads the Sales and Business Development for the Rebar Team in the U.S. With vast experience in estimating, Daniel also oversees the U.S. estimating team and coordinates some of the detailing projects. Daniel holds a Bachelor’s degree in Business Management from Rasmussen University.

  • Jeff Smith
    Senior Project Manager - Rebar

    Jeff Smith

    Senior Project Manager - Rebar

    With over 20 years of experience in the construction industry, Jeff has a vast knowledge of construction flow and processes, especially in estimating, detailing, and modeling complex concrete and rebar projects.

    Following a career as a high-level rebar detailer and estimator for a major US rebar manufacturer and supplier, Jeff joined DBM Vircon in 2016 as a Senior Project Manager. He has been instrumental in developing many internal processes and standards and managing some of the company’s major rebar projects. Jeff has a degree in Architectural Design from West Virginia State University.

  • Robert McLaughlin
    Senior Project Manager - Rebar

    Robert McLaughlin

    Senior Project Manager - Rebar

    Robert joined DBM Vircon in 2017, bringing about 40 years of experience in various aspects of the construction industry.

    He started his career as a draftsman in 1981 and spent the next 20 years in Florida working for some of the most prominent architects and engineers. He became a State of Florida Licensed Contractor and started his own construction company in 1998, designing and building high-end custom homes. Since joining DBM Vircon, Robert has worked on many significant concrete and rebar projects globally.

  • Thomas Lee
    Project Manager - Rebar

    Thomas Lee

    Project Manager - Rebar

    Thomas Lee has over ten years of experience as a computer aided design technician and project manager of large-scale and complex commercial, residential and industrial projects

    In his role as a Project Manager, Thomas oversees major projects from tender through to construction phase and leads team of detailers. Experienced with various software and BIM Digital Engineering processes, he has been instrumental in the development of solutions, which have enhanced workflows and improved project delivery. In addition, he regularly provides internal training to junior and less experienced team members. Recognized for his professional and technical excellence, in 2012, Thomas achieved membership to the IStructE and the Engineering Council.

  • Bryan Leavesley
    Engineering Design Lead - Industrial Design

    Bryan Leavesley

    Engineering Design Lead - Industrial Design

    Bryan Leavesley is our Engineering Design Lead and is responsible for the growth and delivery of engineering design scopes within North America.

    Bryan has vast experience as an engineer and project manager in the construction and the oil and gas industry. He has a Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering and MBA from the University of Houston.

  • Greg Newcomb
    Director - Industrial Design

    Greg Newcomb

    Director - Industrial Design

    Greg joined DBM Vircon in 2009 as a technical lead for piping and mechanical projects, bringing vast engineering, procurement, and construction management experience in large industrial projects’ design and site delivery.

    As a Director of Industrial Design, Greg leads the business development, estimating, and project management teams for the Industrial Design projects. Having worked on two of the biggest LNG plants globally – Chevron’s Gorgon and Inpex’s Ichthys in Australia, Greg has an invaluable understanding of the construction cycle of brownfield and greenfield projects.

  • Jason Nankivell
    Business Development Manager - Industrial

    Jason Nankivell

    Business Development Manager - Industrial

    As our Business Development Manager  – Australia, Jason is responsible for establishing and growing relationships with new and existing clients and for supporting the Estimating Team in projects estimation.

    Jason started his career at DBM Vircon in 2001 as a cadet in steel detailing and further progressed from 2D drafting to project management, and Estimating and Business Development. During his time, DBM Vircon has worked on iconic projects around the world, including high rise buildings, stadiums, casinos, process plants, material handling facilities, wharfs, and ship loaders.

  • Russell Bell
    Operations Manager - Digital Engineering

    Russell Bell

    Operations Manager - Digital Engineering

    Russell has over 20 years’ experience working in design and construction management, strategic planning, drafting, building design, BIM, and Digital Project Management in the commercial, infrastructure, and mining sectors

    He joined DBM Vircon in 2016 as Senior Digital Project Manager, and currently, Russell is Operations Manager and Western Australian lead for Digital Engineering. In addition, he is a guest lecturer at North Metro TAFE, Curtin, and Bond Universities.

  • Gabor Gulyas
    Operations Manager - Digital Engineering

    Gabor Gulyas

    Operations Manager - Digital Engineering

    As an Operations Manager of Digital Engineering, Gabor leads the delivery of the digital engineering services.

    He has over 15 years’ experience in Digital Engineering and Project Management in the building sector and has led multi-national Virtual Construction teams on high profile AECO projects from all around the world. Beyond delivering project work Gabor has been involved in setting up and running multiple offices, coordinating training and process development efforts and taking part in projects’ financial and resource planning. In addition, he regularly presents at various forums and guest lectures at universities.

  • Nick Rostin
    Digital Delivery and Integration Manager - Digital Engineering

    Nick Rostin

    Digital Delivery and Integration Manager - Digital Engineering

    Nick has been with DBM Vircon since 2017, bringing over 15 years’ worth of experience covering infrastructure design and delivery, commercial construction, digital engineering, and project management.

    As the Digital Delivery and Integration Manager, Nick is responsible for delivering the major projects portfolio for the Digital Engineering team and the integration of industry development and innovation while ensuring the consistent application of standards across the portfolio. Nick has a Bachelor’s Degree in Applied Science (Construction Management and Economics) from Curtin University.

  • Daniel Dudarec
    Senior Digital Project Manager - Digital Engineering

    Daniel Dudarec

    Senior Digital Project Manager - Digital Engineering

    Daniel has over 10 years of experience in implementing and delivering billion-dollar projects, BIM, and Digital Engineering.

    Following seven years in both Contractor teams and Strategic Projects (WA Department of Finance), Daniel joined the DBM Vircon Digital Engineering Team in 2018 to focus on client-side digital strategy and specification and lead project implementations. These engagements include the Cross River Rail Delivery Authority, Queensland University of Technology, Queensland Corrective Services, Department of Energy and Public Works, and Brisbane City Council.