Philippe has more than 30 years experience in the construction industry, of which 25 have been in senior positions within the Bouygues Construction group of companies. Philippe has proven expertise constructing high-profile projects that require specialised skills, sensitivity to unique program requirements, and knowledge in all aspects of the construction process. Since joining our Australian team in 2011, Philippe drives Bouygues Construction Australia’s strategy for growth in the market. He is a “hands on” director who prides himself on being accessible for each and every project.
Seved has more than 20 years of international experience working on major civil construction and engineering projects covering tunnels, bridges, marine works, airports and roads. His business acumen and understanding of the company has been established through working with the Bouygues Construction Group for more than 17 years. Seved relocated to Australia from Hong Kong where he worked as Project Director on major projects including the MTR West Island Line 703 and Tuen Mun-Chek Lap Kok Link – Northern Connection Sub-sea Tunnel Section.
Ian joined Bouygues in 1995 to establish Bouygues Construction UK presence, subsequently moving to Australia in 2011 to develop Bouygues Construction Australia’s activities. He brings more than 30 years experience of the construction industry, working in senior roles within business development, stakeholder management, and public relations.
An experienced Finance Director, Jean-Etienne has over 30 years of experience in the field of financial control and contract management with the Bouygues Construction Group. Having worked in France on site and in Head office in charge of international projects, Mozambique and South Africa, Croatia and then again in South Africa for the last 9 years mainly on the Gautrain Rapid Rail Link project; Jean-Etienne joined Bouygues Construction Australia in January 2015 as Chief Financial and Administrative Officer.
Ritchie’s diverse knowledge of Work Health Safety legal requirements, construction methodology, and high risk plant enables him to provide operational support across the industry sectors in which the company operates namely Civil Engineering, Building, Mining and Services. Ritchie previously held the position of Principal Inspector and Prosecutor with The WorkCover Authority of NSW, undertaking investigations and subsequent prosecutions in the NSW Industrial Relations Commission which have set precedent in WHS Law.
Previously responsible for legal review and risk management at international construction and infrastructure companies, both publicly listed and private, Adelina joined Bouygues in February 2018 to lead the Australian legal function, spanning civil works, building, solar and special businesses. Adelina drives compliance and governance through the Australian businesses as well as managing legal service delivery, tailoring legal solutions to complex commercial challenges. With close to 20 years’ experience of the Australian construction industry, she takes a keen interest in pursuing the common industry agenda and is actively involved in industry forums.