Peter McMorrow was appointed as Chairman of SRG Global in November 2019, having served as Deputy Chairman since September 2018. Prior to this, Peter served on the Board of SRG Limited for eight years, with the last four of those years as Chairman. He is also a member of the SRG Global Audit Committee and Remuneration & Nomination Committee.
Peter has over 40 years’ project and executive experience and is a respected leader in the infrastructure and resources industries. Encompassing a wide variety of large and complex infrastructure projects both overseas and within Australia, his industry knowledge extends to all facets of engineering, project identification, winning and delivery as well as management of dynamic, profitable and long lasting business operations.
Prior to joining SRG, Peter was Managing Director of Leighton Contractor from 2004 to 2010. Under his guidance, Leighton Contractors expanded considerably with turnover increasing to over $5 billion and the workforce increasing fourfold to approximately 10,000 employees.
Peter is an advocate for health and safety and brings a strong zero harm vision to both SRG and the industry in which it operates.
David Macgeorge was appointed Managing Director of SRG Global in September 2018. Prior to this, David had held the role of Managing Director for SRG Limited since May 2014.
David has extensive senior executive experience in contracting, logistics, infrastructure and mining service industries and has a strong record of leading business transformations, driving value creation and growth through a unique understanding of strategy, customer focus and shareholder returns.
Prior to joining SRG, David held senior executive roles with BIS Industries, Cleanaway and CHEP (a subsidiary of Brambles). He also provided consultancy to Leighton Contractors.
David holds a Bachelor of Business and has completed the Senior Executive Management program at INSEAD Business School in France.
Peter Brecht joined the Board of SRG Global in September 2018. Prior to this he had been a Non-Executive Director for SRG Limited since September 2014. Peter is a member of the SRG Global Audit Committee and Remuneration & Nomination Committee.
Peter has more than 35 years’ experience in the construction industry, previously serving as the Managing Director - Construction Australia for Lendlease, CEO of Bilfinger Berger Australia and Managing Director of Abigroup.
Peter is a Board member of Fulton Hogan Limited. He has been a Member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors since 2000.
Michael joined the SRG Global Board as a Non-Executive Director in September 2018 and is Chairman of the SRG Global Audit Committee. Prior to this Michael was a Non-Executive Director on the Board of SRG Limited from 2014 to 2018.
Michael was a founding partner of a national Australian Chartered Accounting practice from 1979 to 1987 and was a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Australia. Since 1987 he has been both an executive and non-executive director of numerous publicly listed companies with operations in Australia, USA, South East Asia and Africa.
Since February 2009 Michael has been a Director – Corporate Finance at Paterson Securities Limited and is currently Non-Executive Chairman of Australian listed companies Legend Mining Limited, Azumah Resources Limited and Castle Minerals Ltd.
Michael is a Fellow of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.
John Derwin was appointed Non-Executive Director of the SRG Global Board in September 2018. He had previously been a Non-Executive Director on the Global Construction Services Limited (GCS) Board since July 2017. John is also Chairman of the Remuneration & Nomination Committee for SRG Global.
John holds a Bachelor of Civil Engineering (Hons) and has over forty years’ experience in engineering, construction and project management; predominantly in the infrastructure, mining, petrochemical and oil & gas sectors. Mr Derwin started his career with the NSW Public Works Department and subsequently held senior roles with ABB Engineering, Transfield Technologies and John Holland.
Since 2006, Mr Derwin has been providing independent consultancy services, including bid management and project management services on key infrastructure projects throughout Australia. Mr Derwin brings a wealth of knowledge and practical experience to support SRG Global’s broader construction capabilities.