Birdon has approximately 200 employees in Australia and nearly 400 worldwide. Our team is also supported by specialised consultants and subcontractors.
Manager - Dredging
Manager - Finance
Leeanne is a Certified Practising Accountant (CPA) with over 30 years experience. She has an extensive operational, financial and management background acquired from the wide range of business and industry clients with whom she has worked. Leeanne has strong business acumen and commercial skills that have seen her negotiate and communicate openly to assist clients in achieving their goals. Leeanne manages the finance division at Birdon.
Shipyard Manager - Port Macquarie
Manager - Engineering & Estimating
Manager - Health, Safety, Environment & Quality (HSEQ)
Manager - Disposals
Manager – Marine
General Manager - Technology & Engineering
Sarah is a project and production management professional, with extensive experience in Defence and commercial ship repair, ship build programs and ISO 55001 Asset Management. Since beginning her career as a Marine engineer in the RAN, Sarah has managed multiple Defence programs, overseeing program, engineering, configuration management, ILS, asset management and inventory management on projects such as the Huon Class Minehunter and Armidale Class Patrol Boat In-Service Support Programs for Defence. Prior to joining the Birdon team in 2021, Sarah was the Director Capability Programs at Thales Australia where she was responsible for customer key account management, ISO 55001 Asset Management accreditation and implementation, management of risk and compliance, schedule, budget, team development and commercial management. Sarah works across Defence and commercial projects at Birdon and is responsible for engineering, IT and cyber security, infrastructure, and asset management practices, continuing to build on a culture of best practice, resilience and delivery.