James Elward

HSEQ Manager

James Elward

A motivated HSEQ and business professional with extensive experience in the construction, infrastructure, engineering and transport industries, James leverages his experience in managing HSEQ teams on single and multi-site projects, national and international business units, joint ventures and alliances and at the corporate and executive level to understand and overcome the challenges involved in establishing and maintaining a sound safety culture and leadership in all environments.

James thrives on engaging with and influencing leadership teams and developing health, safety, environmental and quality strategies (HSEQ) that both compliment broader strategic business plans yet challenge the business culture and norms.

James possesses a keen interest in modern safety theory, human factors and traditional safety philosophies with a strong focus on delivering results through empowering the team around him.

He drives continuous improvement of management systems and performance in an engaged and practical way.