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Advisory Board

Georgiou’s Advisory Board provides leadership, expertise and direction to the Executive, based on their many years of professional and industry experience. Its role is to assess and measure management performance against identified objectives and evaluate opportunities for creating company growth.

2016 Advisory Board

Pictured: (Left to right) Lui Giuliani, John Georgiou, Joe Trio, Spiro Georgiou and Gerhard Vorster.

Gerhard Vorster (Chairman)

BE (Civil), MBA (Business Administration)

Gerhard’s core professional capability is in strategic planning, strategy execution and innovation. He is well-known across the industry as a proven leader of senior teams. His continued involvement in the National innovation and design agendas, combined with his commitment to continuous learning, provides him with the platform for playing a shaping role in Georgiou’s future.

Spiro Georgiou (Company Director)

Still a strong presence on site every day, Spiro has more than 50 years’ experience in land development, water infrastructure and road construction. As the founder of the Group, Spiro offers a practical approach to project challenges — meeting regularly with onsite personnel and actively involved in undertaking specialised tasks on location. 

John Georgiou (Chief Executive Officer)

BE (Civil and Environmental), OPM36 (Harvard Business School), FAICD, FIEAust, CPEng, EngExec NER, APEC/IntPE(Aus)

John has more 27 years’ experience in the construction and property development management industry. Upon his appointment as Chief Executive Officer in 1998, he consolidated the operational activities of Direct Drainage Pty Ltd, Roadpave Australia and Geocrete Pty Ltd into one entity — Georgiou Group Pty Ltd. His extensive experience in business development, strategic planning and organisational development has resulted in the company’s steady growth and geographical expansion onto the East Coast of Australia.

Joe Trio (Non Executive Member)

Assoc Civil Eng (WA Institute of Technology), MIEAust CPEng

Joe is a leading figure in Australia’s construction industry with more than 40 years of engineering experience on civil, building, mining, marine and major infrastructure projects. Currently consulting for a number of companies in the civil engineering industry, Joe is a Non-Executive Member after handing over the reigns as Chairman in FY16.

Lui Giuliani (Non Executive Member)

B.Bus (Curtin), CA

Lui brings to Georgiou’s Advisory Board extensive experience in acquisitions, business development, taxation and investment management. Lui’s experience and knowledge is invaluable when assessing potential growth and expansion opportunities for Georgiou.