Peak professional body Engineers Australia today announced Mr Peter McIntyre FIEAust FAICD as its new CEO.
“As an experienced CEO, Mr McIntyre brings a wealth of leadership and governance experience gained across a career spanning both corporate and not-for-profit roles,” said John McIntosh, National President of Engineers Australia.
“Over the last few years the Board of Engineers Australia has introduced a modern and transparent governance and operating model, and we’ve taken clear steps to increase public awareness of the engineering profession in Australia.
“The Board looks forward to Mr McIntyre advancing this work. His experience as a professional engineer, not-for-profit board director and energy sector executive in leading progressive business change processes, will bring a unique perspective to Engineers Australia’s role as a peak professional body.
“Engineers Australia remains committed to growing our organisation in a sustainable manner that delivers clear member value and stays true to the community service ethos embedded in our Royal Charter.
“As an electrical engineer with significant experience across the energy sector, including as the former Managing Director of TransGrid, Mr McIntyre will also provide a valuable perspective on some of the biggest policy challenges facing the nation.
“On behalf of the Board, members and staff of Engineers Australia, we welcome Mr McIntyre as the new CEO of Engineers Australia,” said Mr McIntosh.
This media release was sourced directly from The Institute of Engineers Australia and was written by Catherine Garrett.