The Ontoit team has helped make vital improvements to building facilities and administration operations across primary, secondary and tertiary education levels, improving workspaces and workflows for teachers and students.

Our capability extends across the project lifecycle from strategy, through to delivery and operational asset. We have experience supporting government, private and institutional clients on complex education facilities that range from small to multi-million-dollar projects.

Here at Ontoit we understand the holistic approach that education stakeholders require. We have a proven record delivering solutions that lead to exceptional learning outcomes, complying with pedagogy requirements, and providing asset and non-asset solutions.

Our advisors play vital roles in delivering successful outcomes for government, independent schools, tertiary institutions and community learning precincts for local, state and federal education agencies.

We have a comprehensive understanding of the requirements, policies and processes that are unique to the education sector from project inception through to successful delivery.


Committed to effective stakeholder engagement we provide:

  • project management and superintendency services, often working in live operating environments
  • strategy development through to delivery and operational handover
  • business case development, feasibility studies and financial modelling advice on large, complex transactions
  • reliability based investigations, preventative maintenance schedules as well as identifying asset reliability improvements
  • strategies to enhance the learning environment for students, staff and the community

Paul Halpin

Paul is a market leader in project and program management, with multi-sector experience. Driven by continuous improvement Paul develops high performing teams working closely with Clients to deliver valuable outcomes.

With a focus on delivering high quality solutions that deliver tangible benefits for the community, Paul continually demonstrates his expertise and ability in shaping the work environment, setting strategy, leading multi-disciplinary teams, and delivering tangible outcomes.

Paul represents government agencies and private clients to deliver complex projects through all forms of procurement. His technical strengths are strategic portfolio planning, PMO set up, contracting procurement, stakeholder engagement and communication, design and delivery management, cost and budget control, risk management and quality control.

Paul is client focused and actively leads teams to meet strategic project objectives.

Scott Webber

Scott is a highly experienced project manager of complex and large-scale projects. With over 20 years’ experience delivering projects in the health, research and education sectors, Scott’s collaborative approach and effective management of cost, risk, safety, quality control and contract administration, is the driving force of successful outcomes.

With experience in the management of consultant design teams, producing quality design documentation, operational commissioning and the successful delivery of large high-risk projects, Scott has a proven track record in driving programs from inception through to master planning, feasibility, design, procurement, delivery and operational transition.

With a knowledge base of multiple procurement models including managing contractor design and PPP, Scott’s strong communication, technical strengths and stakeholder management provides the best project outcomes.

Matt Beales

Matt has extensive experience across all project phases, business case, design, tender and contract administration. His structural engineering qualifications enhance his project management experience.

Matt is a proactive and motivated project leader as well as an effective communicator and risk advisor. He has a proven track record of successfully delivering projects, and has first-hand knowledge and experience involved in capital projects.

As an active member within the project management industry, Matt received the 2017 Young Project Manager Award, recognising his motivated approach to achieving objectives and designing improved project outcomes.