Prior to joining Aurecon, Paul Frewer was a director at the Western Australian Chamber for Minerals and Energy where he was responsible for infrastructure, economics, water and energy. He was also deputy director general at the Department of Planning and Infrastructure, the inaugural director general at the Department of Water in Western Australia, and a member of the WA Planning Commission for 12 years. He has led successful organisational change and strategic planning in several organisations. Mr Frewer specialises in state, regional and local planning, community consultation and infrastructure planning. He is a member of the Planning Institute and has many years of leading the State Government’s regional planning and infrastructure program.