Our Team and Projects

Dedicated to the growth of Australia’s infrastructure and construction industry.

Infrastructure People

Infrastructure People are redesigning how businesses can access talent and resourcing solutions from an external recruitment partner, in a way that is flexible, affordable and completely tailored to your needs.

Infrastructure PeopleMeet the Team


DirectorRob Reeves

Rob brings a wealth of experience to Infrastructure People including 11 years project and operational experience with international contractor, John Holland Group.

Rob’s history includes managing the recruitment and resourcing function for several iconic infrastructure projects, including Gateway Upgrade project, WestConnex M4 East, Rozelle Interchange, Canberra Light Rail and New Intercity Fleet. Apart from these major projects, Rob has held various operational and group management roles that have been accountable for running large internal recruitment teams, across various divisions including infrastructure, rail, building and energy & resources.


Robert has 18 years external recruitment experience across a number of different sectors including rail, civil infrastructure and building & construction.

Robert has worked on a number of the largest projects across New South Wales and over the last few years has been recruiting within the rail technical space. Which has helped him build vast networks nationally and internationally within systems / safety assurance, electrical and signalling engineers and exec level professionals.

Robert also has extensive experience of high volume recruitment drives within tight deadlines.


Associate DirectorStuart Perry

Stuart brings nearly 10 years of experience working across Blue and White-Collar markets. With a background in Gas Engineering in the UK, Stuart has a wealth of knowledge and the ability to understand company needs and requirements to provide the best resources in the market.

With over 8 years’ experience in the Sydney market, Stuart has developed an extensive network across Engineering, Civils Infrastructure, Utilities, Building & Construction. Stuart has recruited roles at all levels, from Supervisor, Engineers, to General Managers and other Exec level roles.


Principal ConsultantDavid Turnbull

Dave brings with him a wealth of international in-house/ agency talent acquisition and recruitment experience within technical, project and operational disciplines spanning across multiple market sectors including: Construction, Transport, Power, Renewables, Water, Defence, Oil and Gas and Mining.

Dave has extensive experience in the development and implementation of workforce planning frameworks, further strengthening our commitment to support our partners in ensuring that they have right talent in place, with the right capabilities, at the right time, to deliver on Australia’s significant future demands.


Principal ConsultantJack Foley

Jack brings with him over 20 years major project experience and will be leading the expansion of the Infrastructure People business into Victoria.

Jack has held various roles within engineering including consulting, systems engineering and for the last fifteen years, recruiting for the construction and telecommunications industries. He has worked on a number of Australia’s biggest infrastructure projects including Brisbane Airport Link, Westgate Tunnel Project, WestConnex 3a and many more.

Jack’s extensive experience in the engineering field means he understands exactly what level of expertise is required to deliver projects successfully.


Principal ConsultantJoe Madden

Joe brings with him 7 years international external recruitment experience across various sectors including Rail Infrastructure, Fit Out & Refurbishment,  Building & Construction.

Since arriving in Australia in 2016, Joe has built up a strong network of Clients and Candidates in the Rail & Construction sectors, allowing him to recruit a range of positions for clients on a National basis. Since moving into the Rail sector, Joe has been a specialist recruiter filling positions across a range of roles, including Systems & Safety Assurance, Signalling Engineers, Project Managers, Construction Managers, and Heads of Department and specialising predominately in Senior level search and selection engagements for Tier 1 Contractors, Design Consultancies, and Major Operators.


Principal ConsultantPaul Funnell

Paul Funnell brings with him over 12 years’ experience working with some of the world’s leading construction and oil & gas organisations in the UK and Australia.

Prior to his time in the recruitment and blue-collar industry, Paul started his career sub-contracting for major companies and because of his extensive trade background & knowledge, this means he is well positioned to advise on the full life cycle of the recruiting process.

Within this time Paul has built a large professional network with key stakeholders & candidates alike supplying several Tier 1, 2 & 3 principal contractors & subcontractors across Australia.


Harriet has over 5 years of experience working across the Building and Construction, Civil Infrastructure, Mining industries. She has extensive experience in managing high volume national recruitment drives and brings with her a wealth of knowledge in the varying recruitment and retainment strategies required in today’s highly candidate driven market.

Whilst there continues to be a high demand for skilled talent but short supply, Harriet’s passion for candidate care puts her in a unique position to leave lasting impressions and work collaboratively with our partners to create a positive impact on their brand.


AssociateNadiah Majid

Nadiah brings a wealth of internal recruitment experience with over 5 years’ experience managing a diverse portfolio of white-collar roles across the Tier 1 Construction and Design Engineering space.

During her time with John Holland Group, Nadiah worked across some of Australia’s iconic infrastructure projects, including Narrabri to North Star – Inland Rail, WestConnex 3B, Sydney Football Stadium and many more.

Nadiah’s understanding of the industry combined with her drive will be key in delivering sustainable workforce solutions not just for our clients, but the overall industry.


Resource AdvisorHarriet Elston

Harriet joins Infrastructure People with over 5 years’ sales experience across multiple sectors in the UK. With an initial focus on candidate experience, Harriet will be adopting her skillset to ensure that we are able to maintain a professional service by providing high-level experiences to both candidates and clients across the Infrastructure sector.

Harriet is passionate about relationship building which will be highly advantageous in developing a deep understanding of how to best support our partners and their resourcing requirements.


UK Resource Advisor Joanne Allen

Joanne is joining the business with over 19 years experience working across recruitment, administrative and HR roles in many sectors in Northern Ireland, including design consultancy, voluntary sector, and the civil service.  Joanne brings with her extensive experience in the development of dynamic recruitment campaigns, which has enabled her to develop a comprehensive understanding on how to create efficient and effective strategies to secure the best candidates.

Joanne is joining Infrastructure People assisting with leading the headhunting process in recruiting the best talent from the UK, looking for overseas job opportunities.


Senior Multimedia Specialist Claire-Ann Leo

Claire-Ann has a diverse marketing and research background with over 8 years’ experience working as a Marketing Specialist across multiple industries. Claire-Ann brings with her advanced leadership skills and a wealth of experience in end-to-end project management.

With extensive experience in advising on opportunities for growth through market intelligence and analysis, she will provide recommendations and insights into areas such as: Advertising opportunities; remuneration and benefits trends; project allowance build-up; ​leadership and delivery assessment; and skills availability analysis. Claire-Ann will be pivotal in ensuring that our onsite consultants can deliver the best talent on the market within your project deadlines.


Director, AdvisorNitin Singhi

Nitin has been a member of senior executive teams for the past 20 years at large and small organisations including managing a private equity fund for CBA. He has board director experience as well as advising on investments, mergers, acquisitions and restructuring.

​His industry experience includes energy, renewables, and technology. Nitin also worked as a corporate lawyer for 10 years with leading firms in Sydney and London.  His expertise includes conducting strategic and commercial reviews, restructuring, project analysis and business development.

Infrastructure PeopleOur Previous Projects

Building Construction

Dillwynia & Clarence Correctional Centres
Sydney Football Stadium
AMP Tower Circular Quay
Campbelltown Hospital
Nepean Hospital
Concord Hospital
RPA Hospital
Squires Landing & Campbells Cove
Oran Park Public School
Cranbrook School
200 George Street
Airtrunk Data Centre
Khartoum Road Commercial
Maitland Hospital


Canberra Light Rail
Sydney Light Rail
Tangara Upgrade
Tottenham to Albury – Inland Rail
Northwest Metro
New Intercity Fleet
Sydney Metro City & Southwest
Liverpool Turnback
Hunter 8 Alliance
Melbourne Metro
Canberra Light Rail
Parramatta Light Rail
Digital Train Radio Systems
Northwest Rail Link
Carmichael Rail Network
Country Rail Network
Narrabri to North Star – Inland Rail
Cross River Rail
Metronet (Perth)
Cabramatta Loop
Heavy Haul Rail Infrastructure Western Australia
Transport Access Programmes
Western Program Alliance – LXRP

Civil Infrastucture

Berry Bypass Stage 1
Princes Hwy Termeil Creek
M2 Hills Motorway
Mount Panorama Circuit
Gateway Upgrade Project
Brisbane Airport Link
South Sydenham Junction
Mordialloc Freeway
WestConnex 3a
WestConnex M4 East
WestGate Tunnel
WestConnex/Rozelle Interchange
Peninsula Link Freeway – Frankston
Melbourne Eastlink
Gateway Upgrade Project
North West Program Alliance
QLD National Broadband Network (NBN)
North East Link Project

Energy Infrastructure

Prominent Hill HV Transmission
Ichthys LNG Combined Cycle Power Project – Joint Venture
Tailem Bend Solar Farm – Stage 1
Bannerton Solar Farm
Kidston Solar Farm – Stage 1
Collinsville Solar Farm
White Rock Solar Farm

Water Infrastructure

Gold Coast Desalination Plant
Victorian Desalination Plant
Southern Regional Water Pipeline
Sydney Desalination Plant
Lower South Creek Treatment Program
Reclaimed Water Management Scheme
Taswater Alliance
Drying Green Alliance
Wentworth to Broken Hill Pipeline
Goulburn Murray Water Connections Project
Murrumbidgee Irrigation Area Renewal Alliance