Beccy Philby joins SLR as our Asia Pacific Land and Water Operations Manager
SLR Consulting Australia Pty Ltd is pleased to announce the appointment of Beccy Philby as Asia Pacific Operations Manager – Land and Water. Beccy will be based in our Brisbane office, and will be responsible for guiding our Hydrology and Hydrogeology, Land Quality and Remediation, Soil Sciences and Toxicology and Risk Assessment teams.
Beccy is an experienced operations leader and business developer with more than 15 years’ experience working in consulting environments in both the UK and Australia. While she has a technical background in Water Resources, Beccy has also successfully managed people and projects in the broader Water, Environment and Engineering space; recently delivering a multi-disciplinary detailed design project with a capital investment of $80M.
Asia Pacific Regional Manager, Paul Gardiner commented:
“2019 was an exceptional year for SLR in the APAC region with significant organic growth across a range of disciplines and geographic locations, in addition to the successful integration of the HydroSimulations and NRC acquisitions. In order to build on this great foundation, we set out to find someone to lead our Land and Water team who was not only a great cultural fit with our established teams but could provide the necessary guidance and strategic direction to continue to build on our existing capabilities. Beccy’s proven experience, combined with her approach to building and maintaining a high functioning team, made her a stand out candidate”
Fiona Stark has also been appointed as the Technical Discipline Manager for the Hydrology and Hydrogeology team, who are considered industry leaders within Asia Pacific. Fiona has recently returned from Parental leave and is based in our Brisbane office.
From left to right: Fiona Stark, Beccy Philby and Paul Gardiner