Our leadership team brings a wealth of experience and technical expertise. Individually, each member is a leader in their field; together they create a dynamic environment for excellence and innovation.
Managing Director (Acting)
Appointed as EIC Activities General Manager in 2015. Geoff is EIC Activities’ sponsor for services to CIMIC Group companies CPB Contractors (NSW & ACT, Major Projects & Tunnelling, Leighton Asia, Broad) and Pacific Partnerships.
Geoff has over 33
years consulting design and construction experience across the building, civil
infrastructure, rail, marine and energy and resources sectors in Australia and
South East Asia.
previously Manager, Engineering Services – Specialist Engineering with John
Holland. Prior to that Geoff was Project Director and Principal Structural
Engineer, GHD, and Associate Director/Structures Division Manager, Hyder
Geoff is a
Chartered Professional Engineer (Civil and Structural), a Member of Engineers
Australia and a Registered Professional Engineer, Queensland.
Appointed EIC Activities General Manager in 2017. Julie is EIC Activities’ sponsor for services to CIMIC Group companies CPB Contractors (QLD, WA, NT & PNG) and UGL.
Julie has over 20 years' experience in electrical engineering with extensive experience in design, construction and commissioning of high and low voltage electrical distribution and traction power systems. She has held positions in key design, project engineering, management and commissioning roles on a range of projects in QLD, NSW, WA, India and London.
Julie currently holds the office of non-executive Director on the Board of Powerlink Queensland.
Julie was previously Principal – Electrical, EIC Activities. Prior to that Julie was Power Site Manager, QCLNG Surat North Project CPB Contractors and HV Power Lead, Moreton Bay Rail Link Project, Thiess.
Appointed General Manager in 2016. Shameelta is EIC Activities’ sponsor for services to CIMIC Group companies CPB Contractors (NZ), Thiess and CIMIC.
Shameelta has 17 years' experience in the areas of Human Resources, Operational and Corporate functions and has been in senior appointments at some of Australia's leading construction, technical services, engineering and professional services firms.
Shameelta was previously Head of HR for the Specialist Engineering Group with John Holland. Prior to that she was a Director with consulting firm HR Solutions and General Manager with MPA Technical Services.
Appointed as EIC Activities General Manager in 2016. Simon is EIC Activities’ sponsor for services to CIMIC Group companies CPB Contractors (VIC, SA & TAS) and Sedgman.
Simon has over 25
years' experience in multi-disciplinary design and construction projects. He
has been instrumental in the successful delivery of a number of complicated
water and industrial process projects in Australia, New Zealand and South East
previously Principal – Water, EIC Activities. Prior to that Simon was Project
Development Manager, Power & Water Thiess Construction and National
Engineering Manager Abigroup Water.
Dr Jeff Hsi
Appointed General Manager in 2020. Jeff leads the Geotechnics stream within EIC Activities.
Jeff has over 35 years’ experience in ground engineering. He has managed and reviewed the geotechnical aspects of many large multi-disciplinary civil infrastructure projects both within Australia and overseas. He is also a highly regarded soft soil expert in the industry.
Jeff previously held a role as Technical Principal – Geotechnics at EIC Activities. Prior to that, he spent 20 years working across a range of geotechnical roles at SMEC, including Chief Technical Principal, Global Manager and General Manager – Geotechnics.
Jeff received his PhD from the University of Sydney in 1993 and is currently an Adjunct Professor at the University of Technology Sydney. He is a prolific author of technical publications and has initiated a range of research projects in collaboration with Universities.