Meet some members of our team
Mark CampbellChief Executive Officer - DBM Vircon
Mark CampbellChief Executive Officer - Australia
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.
Dean FosterChief Financial Officer - DBM Vircon
Dean FosterChief Financial Officer - Australia
Dean Foster is responsible for the company’s financial functions.
His career spans more than 30 years of varied experience in financial management and strategy, corporate financial reporting, and change management. Prior to joining DBM Vircon, Dean held a range of senior financial management positions for large international companies within the construction and the IT & Telecommunications industry. Dean holds a Bachelor of Commerce Degree from Curtin University, and is a CPA and a member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.
David DawsonGlobal General Manager - Industrial
David DawsonGlobal General Manager - Australia
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 PezzenteGlobal General Manager - Bridges
Gino PezzenteGlobal General Manager - Canada
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.
Kerry LindemannGlobal General Manager - Commercial
Kerry LindemannGlobal General Manager - Australia
Kerry Lindemann leads DBM Vircon’s Commercial Detailing division, including strategic development and business planning.
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.
Sandeep MathurGlobal General Manager - Concrete and Rebar
Sandeep MathurGlobal General Manager - United States
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.
Alastair BrookGlobal General Manager - Digital Engineering
Alastair BrookGlobal General Manager - Australia
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.
Andrew WalkerGlobal General Manager - Technology
Andrew WalkerGlobal General Manager - Australia
Andrew Walker is responsible for strategically aligning technology with business needs and developing solutions.
Having been with DBM Vircon since 1995, Andrew has invaluable experience in structural steel detailing, 3D model management, software customization, client relationships, and project management. Over the years, Andrew and his team have developed solutions that made DBM Vircon one of the most innovative steel detailing companies globally.
Kenny RowellGlobal General Manager - Production
Kenny RowellGlobal General Manager - Australia
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 KannanGeneral Manager - India
Kamal KannanGeneral Manager - India
Kamala Kannan 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, Kamala 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.
Emily BatesGlobal People Manager - DBM Vircon
Emily BatesGlobal People Manager - Australia
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).
Yaz MajrouhCommercial & Risk Manager - DBM Vircon
Yaz MajrouhCommercial & Risk Manager - Australia
As the Commercial and Risk Manager, Yaz Majrouh provides day-to-day commercial and contractual support to DBM Vircon’s project management and executive teams.
He provides hands-on development of risk models, involving credit and operational risk and ensures that controls are operating effectively. Yaz has vast experience in government, mining, construction, and defence industries. He has a Bachelor’s Degree of Law and a Bachelor’s Degree of Commerce from the Murdoch University.
Christine JefferiesGlobal Marketing Manager - DBM Vircon
Christine JefferiesGlobal Marketing Manager - Australia
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.
Glenn SmithGeneral Manager Operations - Production
Glenn SmithGeneral Manager Operations - Australia
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.
Christopher PfeiffSenior Vice President - Commercial Construction
Christopher PfeiffSenior Vice President - United States
Christopher Pfeiff leads all commercial operations and strategic planning in North America.
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.