Arran has over 20 years experience in project delivery of large underground mine development and urban infrastructure projects, in Australia and overseas including Malaysia, Indonesia, Singapore and Hong Kong. Arran acquired a Bachelor of Engineering (Mining) from the University of Queensland in 1994 and Graduate Diploma of Applied Finance and Investment from the Australian Securities Institute in 1998. Over the course of his career, Arran has worked for a number of Australia’s largest construction companies including Lend Lease (formerly Baulderstone Hornibrook), John Holland, CPB Contractors (formerly Leighton Contractors) and Thiess, in a variety of project delivery roles including Project Development, Project Management and Business Development.
Arran was involved in the construction of the Olympic Dam Expansion Project and Newcrest’s Ridgeway Gold Project. He also held key roles on the construction of the Cross City Tunnel ($600 million) and Lane Cove Tunnel ($1 billion) projects in Sydney as well as the Northern Sewerage Project ($600 million) in Melbourne. Prior to joining Genex, Arran played a key role in the negotiation of a $150 million mining services contract for Thiess with Antafagasta Minerals in Chile.