Brent Thomas

Managing Director (BE Civil, EMBA, FIEAust, CPEng, NER, RPEQ)

Brent is a Registered Professional Engineer Queensland (RPEQ) with over 16 years’ experience – most recently (in a former role), helping deliver several of Queensland’s most iconic development projects.

‘I love serving clients in whatever capacity I can be most useful – finding sites, delivering projects, making connections or just simply offering advice. What I’m really passionate about is working with clients to ensure they get a great outcome in terms of their experience in working with us, the quality of the development outcome and the financial return on their project’.

Brent is a Fellow of Engineers Australia, a Chartered Professional Engineer (CPEng) and registered on the National Engineering Register (NER). He also holds an Executive MBA and in March 2016 was voted by over 4000 clients as the ‘Most Client Focused Consulting Engineer in Australia’ at the AFR Client Choice Awards.

Brent is experienced in the planning, design and delivery of major urban development projects. Brent has specific skills and expertise in project planning, scope management, design management, cost estimating, tender and contract documentation, contract administration and Superintendent services, stakeholder negotiation and risk and quality management.

Career Summary

2016 current: Managing Director – PEAKURBAN Pty Ltd

2013 – 2016: Sector Leader – Civil & Urban (National) – Calibre Consulting

2011 – 2015: Executive General Manager, Qld – Calibre Consulting

2006 – 2014: Manager – Sunshine Coast – Calibre Consulting

2005 – 2006: Manager – Civil Urban Division, Lambert & Rehbein, Melbourne

2000 – 2005: Civil Engineer – Various Civil Engineering Consulting firms

Summary of Recent Projects Delivered by Brent

Harmony, Palmview (Avid Property Group) – master planned community including estate major works on Sunshine Coast.

Aura, Caloundra South (Stockland) – master planned community including estate major works on Sunshine Coast.

Coolum Ridges (Aveo Group Ltd) – master planned community including estate major works on Sunshine Coast.

Halcyon Landing, Bli Bli (Halcyon Developments) – 188 dwelling over 50 lifestyle community on the Sunshine Coast.

Peregian Breeze (Lateral Properties Pty Ltd) – 400 lot residential development including estate major works on Sunshine Coast

Teviot Downs (Villa Green Pty Ltd) – acquisition and due diligence services for a 1500 lot residential development at Greenbank in Logan.