Patrick (Pat) John Tallon is the chief executive of Civmec. Mr Tallon is a founding member of the Group and has been with the company since its inception in July 2009. He has the executive responsibility for the strategic decisions and policies of the company including safety, setting a culture of openness, team building, and the Group's financial performance. He is also responsible for the implementation of the company’s long and short term plans. Mr Tallon has accumulated significant knowledge and experience in all aspects of the construction industry, whilst developing and refining his leadership skills. His involvement in many major oil & gas, mining and infrastructure projects has provided him with a strong understanding of the stakeholders’ requirements at all levels in those respective sectors. Mr Tallon was named West Australian Entrepreneur Of The Year at EY's 2019 Entrepreneur Of The Year Western Region awards.