Hugh Taylor, Principal

Hugh is a civil engineer and with extensive experience in delivering complex infrastructure and sports projects. 

Hugh is a regular member on Infrastructure NSW and Infrastructure SA Gateway Review panels – invited as a highly experienced reviewer to provide expert advice on the veracity of business cases for major state government infrastructure investments.

Hugh is an executive who has provided Project Director services to various organisations for the development and operation of complex infrastructure projects including the Sydney Cricket and Sports Ground Trust (Trust) Master Plan, London Olympic Park, Rio 2016 Olympic Park and a $1 billion ammonium nitrate plant in Queensland.

Hugh provided senior client representation on the development of the Sydney Cricket & Sports Ground Trust’s Master Plan, including direction over delivery and funding requirements.

From a sport and operations perspective, Hugh led development of the Qatar 2020 Olympic Games bid to the IOC. He has also worked with the Brazilian Olympic Committee and City of Rio de Janeiro on the implementation of games planning for the Rio2016 Olympic Games and the 2007 Pan American Games. 

Early in his career, Hugh was a senior manager with Lend Lease Corporation for 18 years responsible for a variety of commercial and industrial projects both in Australia and South-East Asia, including the establishment of the Lend Lease joint venture company in Indonesia.