Robert Ryan has over 40 years of experience in civil engineering and construction. For 10 years, he worked at a senior level for a significant public company working in engineering services. Prior to that, he ran the Western Australian civil division of that business for 4 years contributing at a strategic level to the senior management group whilst the civil business established itself throughout Australia and experienced significant growth. Mr Ryan later accepted a strategic role aligned to business growth and improvement, working on specific tasks in Australia and overseas, reporting directly to the CEO of the infrastructure division. Mr Ryan was also a partner in a successful civil earthmoving business for 12 years.