Matthew Harris is the Managing Director of Rider Levett Bucknall (RLB) NSW. Matt has over 30 years of experience in Australia and internationally. He is a recognised authority in the complex world of Strategic Infrastructural Advisory services. Matt’s senior leadership role comes with an abundance of responsibilities, with HR management, technical oversight and office administration all featuring on his daily schedule.
Matthew Harris consults on RLB’s flagship PPP infrastructure projects. He advises on strategic process and cost management. Recent successful PPP projects to receive Matt’s input include the Sydney Convention Centre, the Toowoomba Second Range Crossing and the Sydney Light Rail.
One of Matt’s main strengths is providing essential quality control at the highest level. He peer-reviews all project proposals before they are delivered to clients. He maintains involvement with every major project undertaken at the Sydney office. This provides clients with an added level of security and reliability for their projects.
A true strategist, Matt invests proactively in the future of RLB and our industry. He lobbies governments, sits on the Consult Australia ‘Male Champions of Change’ and has recently partnered with leading industry companies to promote STEM education in Australian high schools.
Matthew Harris is a Member of Champions of Change Consult Australia group established in 2017 in partnership with Consult Australia. The group brings together CEOs and Regional Managing Directors of some of Consult Australia’s premier member firms. The group is committed to bringing about change and advancing equality in this traditionally male dominated profession.