Joe Briers – Executive Director
Joe is a UK trained and degree qualified Quantity Surveyor with 20 years’ international experience working on major projects in the United Kingdom, United Arab Emirates, New Zealand and Australia.
Highly knowledgeable, Joe has broad exposure in a range of procurement and project delivery models including Design and Construct, Lump Sum, Managing Contractor, Alliancing, Public Private Partnerships and Cost Reimbursable.
He is experienced in both the public and private sectors on a diverse range of projects including Infrastructure, Tunnels, Heavy Rail, Light Rail, Stadia, Hotels, Residential, Retail and Water and has held commercial roles on a variety of projects covering the pre-contract phase of projects, providing strategic commercial advice during bidding activities and the post-contract phase, integrating into delivery teams contributing to the effective commercial governance of projects.
Joe can also provide claims management services including strategy development and claims preparation/defence, along with effective adjudication, mediation and arbitration support.
Originating from the town of St Helens in the North-West of England, Joe is an avid rugby league fan and a keen supporter of his hometown club, he has adopted the West Tigers as his Australian Team. An ex-player, Joe rates one of his ‘career’ highlights as representing Abu Dhabi in the 2007 Dubai 7’s tournament. Joe is an avid surfer an enjoys combining this activity with travel.