Director, Strategy, Growth and Mergers & Acquisitions

George is currently a Director of SMEC Australia and Director – Strategy, Growth and M&A for the Surbana Jurong Group. George previously led SMEC’s urban development business in ANZ. With a background in urban planning and design, George has over 30 years of leadership experience in the urban development, urban regeneration and buildings industries.


He is a member of the Urban Development Institute of Australia and the Property Council of Australia. George also sits on the board of SMEC’s sister company Robert Bird Group.


SMEC’s Executive Committee has primary authority for the management and monitoring of SMEC’s operations, and the implementation of the Company Strategy subject to policies and procedures approved by the Board of Directors.

The Executive Committee is comprised of senior individuals with extensive experience in strategic and operational planning.