Board of Directors

With proven expertise and experience across the construction, engineering, maintenance and  service sectors and backgrounds in engineering, law and finance, the Board are well placed to lead our growing and diversifying business.


Bill Healy
dgl-william-healyNon-Executive Chairman

Bill Healy was appointed as Non-Executive Director in April 2009 and appointed as Non-Executive Chairman in July 2014. Bill was a director and shareholder in Sealcorp Holdings from 1985 which then established and developed the diversified financial services group. He was a founding director of ASGARD Capital Management Ltd, Securitor Financial Group Ltd, PACT Investment Group Pty Ltd and ASSIRT Pty Ltd. Sealcorp was acquired by St George Bank in 1997 and Bill remained on the Board until 1999. He was founding director and Chairman of BOOM Logistics Ltd and was involved in the development of the Company’s business model, early acquisitions, and preparation for listing in 2003.

Scott Criddle
Managing Director and Chief Executive Officerdgl-scott-criddle

Scott was appointed Chief Executive Officer in July 2009, and Managing Director of Decmil Group Limited in April 2010 and has been a Director of the Company since that time. He was previously the Managing Director of Decmil Australia. In this role he was responsible for the long-term growth and strategic direction of the Company, playing a key role in building relationships with stakeholders and clients. Scott joined Decmil Australia in 1993 as a construction labourer to gain experience and learn about the Company from the ground up. He held a variety of roles within Decmil Australia including Construction Manager, Estimator, Business Development Manager and Area Manager.

 

Denis CriddleDennis Criddle (Head Shot) with background_WEB
Non-Executive Director

Denis was the founder of Decmil Australia, Decmil Group Limited’s major business division. He was appointed to the Company’s Board as a Non-Executive Director in August 2007 and served as the Non-Executive Chairman from September 2009 to December 2011. Denis is a civil engineer with more than 30 years’ experience in construction and maintenance services for the oil and gas and resources sectors in central Queensland and north-west Western Australia. Denis has been involved in rural investments and local Government and was elected Shire President of the Roebourne Shire Council during the development years of oil and gas expansion in the Karratha region.

 

David SaxelbyDavid Saxelby cropped website
Non-Executive Director

David was appointed as a Non-Executive Director in May 2016. He has held Managing Director and CEO roles for the past decade, most recently with Lendlease as CEO of Construction and Infrastructure Australia. Prior to Lend Lease, David was with the Leighton Group for 18 years, where he held a number of senior positions, most recently as Managing Director of Thiess. In addition to these roles, David has held a number of senior positions on Industry Boards and was listed in the Top 100 Engineers in Australia for the past four consecutive years.

Lee Veriosdgl-lee-verios
Non-Executive Director

Lee was appointed as a Non-Executive Director in April 2010. Lee has more than 40 years’ experience as a commercial and property lawyer in Western Australia. Until he retired in July 2012, he was a partner in the international law firm of Norton Rose where he headed its Commercial Property division in Perth. In addition to his legal background, Lee is an experienced Company Director, having held positions in a variety of enterprises in the public, private and not-for-profit sectors.