CEO and Executive Director
Francisco Irazusta joined InfraBuild in October 2023 as Chief Executive Officer and Executive Director, and is a member of the Board.
Francisco has more than 25 years’ experience in senior leadership positions across building products, manufacturing, mining, and steel industries globally.
Prior to joining InfraBuild, Francisco was Chairman and CEO of Spanish seamless pipe manufacturer and distributor Tubos Reunidos, where he oversaw the business’s return to profit in 2022.
Chief Financial Officer
As Chief Financial Officer, Geoff brings a deep level of experience built on his strong financial, operational and line background as an Operating Chief Executive and Finance Leader. His experience spans over 25 years in a range of industries, most prominently steel, having established his commercial and finance career in the airline industry (QANTAS) and Price Waterhouse.
Executive General Manager Manufacturing
Shane is an experienced Senior Executive with more than 31 years of leadership experience in large-scale mining and minerals processing and steel manufacturing, design and execution of transformational business strategy. He has a passion for creating and sustaining a culture of high performance and manufacturing excellence through people leadership, process understanding and a desire to deliver both short and long-term results.
Executive General Manager Distribution and Processing
Greg is an experienced executive with a proven track record of building empowered high-performance teams to deliver consistent EBITDA growth and sustainable business improvements.
He has a passion for developing strategic plans which drive staff engagement and deliver stakeholder value. Greg has extensive international experience working in multi-national organisations across four continents in the industrial, distribution, manufacturing, agriculture, electrical infrastructure and pharmaceutical sectors.
Executive General Manager Strategy and Enterprise Services
Kaushik is an accomplished Finance and Commercial C-suite Executive with over 25 years of diverse leadership experience across different geographies and cultures in all facets of finance, incl. M&A and in business including customer service, sales, business development and IT. A Chartered Accountant by qualification, he has earned a reputation as a strategic and commercially focused business partner.
Chief Human Resources Officer
Craig has over 15 years’ experience gained from a range of senior leadership roles across the services, mining and construction sectors.
Craig joined InfraBuild from Cimic, where he was their Chief People and Culture Officer. Prior to his most recent role, Craig – who holds a Master of Business and Commerce majoring in Corporate Administration and a Bachelor of Commerce majoring in Human Resources and Industrial Relations – held positions as the EGM People at UGL, GM People at Thiess and GM Human Resources at John Holland.
Executive General Manager Integration
Grant brings a wealth of senior leadership and executive experience as InfraBuild’s Executive General Manager Integration. His experience spans close to 30 years in a range of industries, notably a decade leading Human Capital practices in Australia after a 15-year Investment Banking and Private Equity career in the US and Australia.
Executive General Manager Commercial
Paul is a recognised leader in the steel, building materials and industrial chemical markets, having grown businesses in the USA, China, Australia and New Zealand over the past 30 years. He has a deep working knowledge of driving results via business excellence, developing and implementing strategy, and strong corporate governance. He enjoys building meaningful relationships with a diverse range of employees, customers, shareholders and other important stakeholders. He is an avid skier and scuba diver when not working.
Head of Safety
Fran is an executive Health and Safety leader with experience in leading safety cultural transformations in global mining and metal organisations. He has a passion for achieving safety excellence and continual improvement in partnership with executives and operational leadership. Fran has worked in Europe, Middle East, Africa and Oceania, looking after health and safety at a global scale.
Hilary has more than 20 years’ experience as a Legal, Corporate and General Counsel.
She has previously worked as Acting General Counsel and Deputy General Counsel for GFG Alliance’s Australian operations.
Prior to this, Hilary spent 12 years as the Corporate Counsel for Kin Group and Legal Counsel for Pact Group Holdings.
Head of Communications and Brand
Peter has almost two decades’ experience in corporate communication across employee and corporate communication, media and public relations, and reputation management, issues and crisis communication, with a strong focus on communication management and communication strategy.
Before joining InfraBuild, Peter was at Commonwealth Bank of Australia for more than a decade, leading communication teams across most divisions, and prior to this Peter held a variety of internal and external communication roles at Telstra Corporation.