Government

We work with local, state and federal government agencies to identify, evaluate, procure and deliver the infrastructure needed to secure community living standards as part of our core business.

With our team having worked across Australia on social and economic infrastructure programs, we use real delivery experience and operating infrastructure experience to positively inform the planning, development, and execution of projects.

Our experienced advisors have worked in government and private sectors combining their expertise to create partnerships to deliver successful project outcomes.

We offer infrastructure advisory services to private and government sectors particularly where there is a proposed contractual arrangement between these two parties.

Our team has extensive experience developing optimal contracting arrangements including procurement options and performance criteria for payments and abatements in service delivery.

 

Our range of services include:

  • developing business case and feasibility studies
  • commercial and strategic advice
  • financial modelling
  • contractual dispute investigation and resolution
  • project evaluation and Gateway reviews
  • asset management reporting and budgeting services
  • reliability-based investigations
  • preventative maintenance schedules
  • identification of asset reliability improvements
  • development of frameworks, processes and compliance
  • project management and contract administration
Key CONTACTS

Arvind David

Arvind represents Government agencies and infrastructure partners to develop and deliver complex social and economic Infrastructure projects.

Combining his experience in project management and organisation leadership, he brings together diverse project teams to create high performing teams that deliver exceptional project outcomes. Deploying his expertise in procurement, transaction management, technical leadership and contract management, Arvind leads teams on projects through all forms of delivery models.

Having worked for government delivery agencies he understands the specialised requirements of government and what it takes to deliver projects in complex stakeholder environments. His experience includes advising client on infrastructure in Australia, UK, Singapore and the USA.

Greg Lake

Greg is an Infrastructure, Program Manager and Commercial Leader with extensive experience working with Government agencies in Australia.

Greg is a commercial and infrastructure leader who has devoted his career to projects and organisations that focus on social outcomes. He has led major infrastructure programs, run large organisations and negotiated complex commercial deals.

He studied economics and law and, aside from his time in government, has built a community development (for purpose) organisation and consulted on policy, human rights and leadership for the likes of World Vision, the G20 and the Australian Human Rights Commission.

Lindel James

Lindel is an industry leading infrastructure and government contracting advisor with extensive public and private sector experience gained in professional services and PPPs.

Lindel has advised on a wide range of iconic projects in the housing, health, justice, education, rail, roads and defence sectors. Her expertise includes project leadership, commercial structuring and negotiations, performance regime design, financial analysis and advice on contract implementation, including refinancings and modifications.

Lindel is also experienced in financial structuring, infrastructure procurement, business case development, procurement strategies and managing infrastructure and government services projects.

Viraj Perera

Viraj is an experienced project leader with a blend of engineering, financing, and commercial expertise in leading and managing complex projects.

He is experienced in leading and delivering successful projects in the private and public sectors and brings market excellence in managing complex stakeholder environments and significant transactions. Viraj has held numerous executive level public sector roles and has an extensive track record in PPPs, Development Agreements and innovative structured finance transactions.

Viraj’s approach to fostering meaningful engagements between the private and public sectors is a skillset that is sought out for unique project situations requiring an innovative approach to deliver value for money outcomes.

Vivek Dodani

Vivek is an experienced project finance and infrastructure specialised who has advised on more than $20 billion worth of projects and delivered strategic, commercial and financial advice for large complex infrastructure projects.

He has extensive experience in market led proposals and capital financing, working with multiple state-owned entities, private sector and multilateral agencies to finance infrastructure projects.

A transport specialist, Vivek has worked on a number of rail and urban renewal projects that have included Suburban Rail Loop, West Gate Tunnel Project, Melbourne Metro and the High-Capacity Metro Trains project.

Mario D'Elia

Mario is a respected industry leader with strong government and private sector project experience, including the development and implementation of major capital projects.

His work in the transport, water and social infrastructure sectors has provided him with extensive experience providing financial, commercial and strategic advice in public and private sectors.

As a former national partner at PwC, leading its Infrastructure Advisory Practice for over 20 years, Mario has a proven background as an advisor on infrastructure projects under various government procurement models involving the private sector. His extensive career experience also includes working as an investment banker locally and internationally, and he holds a position on the Board of the Coliban Water Authority and the Office of Projects Victoria.