With proven expertise and experience across the construction, engineering, maintenance and service sectors and backgrounds in engineering and finance, the Board are well placed to lead our growing and diversifying business.
Andrew was appointed as Chairman of Decmil in July 2020. Andrew is an experienced legal practitioner and operates his one legal practice. Andrew is a former partner of the Perth office of Mallesons Stephen Jacques (now King and Wood Mallesons) with over 30 years experience in major projects, mining, banking and finance and insolvency matters. In private practice Andrew was involved in significant Western Australian infrastructure and mining projects, and major Western Australian corporate insolvencies. More recently Andrew has acted as in-hour counsel during successful construction phases (through to operation) of the mine, rail and port infrastructure projects of Fortescue Metals Group Ltd and Roy Hill Holdings Ltd.
Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer
Dickie Dique was appointed as Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer in May 2020. Prior to this, Dickie held the position of Executive General Manager, overseeing our Western and Northern Regions. Dickie has 25 years’ experience in senior executive and management roles in construction businesses and is a respected leader in the Western Australian construction industry. A registered builder in a number of states in Australia, Dickie’s experience covers the commercial, civil, residential, mining and modular sectors. Dickie is very familiar with the Decmil business, having held the roles of General Manager and Chief Operating Officer for the Decmil Group until 2011, and was a key driver to significant periods of growth during his tenure with the Group. Prior to re-joining Decmil, Dickie was a Director at Pindan Contracting. He also sits on the Board of GO2 People Ltd, a leading provider of vertically integrated recruitment and building services to industry throughout Australia.
Peter Thomas was appointed as a Director in July 2020. Peter was appointed as Chief Financial Officer to Decmil in February 2020. He is an experienced executive in the construction and resources industry with a proven track record in delivering large construction projects, and leading commercial, financial and corporate affairs. Peter’s experience in the last decade includes CFO, CEO and Project Director roles with Fortescue Metals Group, Adani and Balla Balla Infrastructure (part of the New Zealand Todd Group).