Our People

We attract, retain and support exceptional people so they can operate at their full potential, create value-engineered solutions to solve clients’ challenges, and bring superior performance for stakeholders.  Relying on excellent technical skills and teamwork, we are driven by authentic relationships and relentless client care, relish accountability and deliver exceptional quality.

Executive Management Team

Scott Watson

Executive Director

Scott Watson’s career with Lindsay Dynan spans more than 19 years, during which time he has developed a talent for bringing practical solutions to structural engineering problems and coordinating resources effectively to ensure tight schedule demands are met. Read More

Chris Evans

General Manager: Operations

Chris leads a quality team of civil and structural engineers who provide value engineering solutions to a variety of sectors. Read More

John Mullard

General Manager: Clients & Commercial

John Mullard has over 15 years consulting experience with responsibility for delivering a diverse range of structural/civil engineering projects including design and construction projects across road, rail, industrial, commercial, residential, mining and water infrastructure. Read More

Cathy Moore

Human Resources Manager

Cathy Moore has been working as a generalist Human Resources professional for over 20 years with her extensive experience coming from professional services, manufacturing and hospitality industries. She has been leading the Human Resources department at Lindsay Dynan for 10 years. Read More

Jonathan Key

Chief Executive Officer

Jonathan commenced with Lindsay Dynan in 2021 and has been appointed to the position of CEO. He holds an MSc in Project Management as well as a BSc Design & Construction Management. He has a wealth of experience in delivering a wide variety of projects and programs within professional services firms across Australia and Internationally. Read More

Regional Managers

Brenton Wakem

Regional Manager: Northern New South Wales

Brenton specialises in providing civil and structural engineering solutions for complex problems. His strong technical skills mean that he is able to produce efficient and sustainable turn-key solutions that meet client expectations. Read More

Jonathan Key

Regional Manager: Sydney

Jonathan commenced with Lindsay Dynan in 2021 and has been appointed to the position of CEO as well as Regional Manager: Sydney. He holds an MSc in Project Management as well as a BSc Design & Construction Management. He has a wealth of experience in delivering a wide variety of projects and programs within professional services firms across Australia and Internationally. Read More

Ryan Coulin

Regional Manager: Perth

Ryan Coulin’s career spans eleven years and during this time he has been involved in a wide variety of projects in the industrial, commercial, infrastructure and residential markets. Read More

Discipline Leads

Alex Thompson

Perth Region: Civil Lead

Alex graduated from University of Newcastle, Bachelor Engineering, Civil Engineering and brings to our Perth and our overall team 5+ years of experience in assisting our clients reach their projects potential. Read More

Chris Styan

Sydney Region: Structural Lead

Chris Styan’s excellent communication skills and strong analytical ability, developed over thirteen years in the consulting industry enable him to deliver cost effective and efficient solutions which ensure client objectives are achieved within required timeframes. Read More

Craig Davies

Sydney Region: Civil Lead

Craig has a diverse civil engineering background, developed through experiences gained from a wide range of civil engineering projects including waste management and mining projects. Read More

Nick Lane

Northern New South Wales Region: Civil Lead

Nick graduated Newcastle University with a Bachelor of Engineering (Civil) Honours. Nick has 6+ years experience working within the Civil Engineering Discipline providing client's best outcomes to achieve project goals. Read More

Peter Forder

Northern New South Wales Region: Structural Lead

Peter has a wealth of knowledge and experience in the Structural Engineering Field. He is a Principal Structural engineer with experience in major food and freight distribution centers, medium-rise residential, heritage redevelopment, commercial buildings, health projects as well as infrastructure projects. Read More

Rhett Watters

Asset Management Lead

Rhett is a Chartered Structural Engineer with over 10 years’ experience, primarily working in professional services. Read More

Ryan Coulin

Perth Region: Structural Lead

Ryan Coulin’s career spans over 11 years and during this time he has been involved in a wide variety of projects in the industrial, commercial, infrastructure and residential markets. His portfolio includes a substantial range of projects throughout Australia and the UK. Ryan is able to utilise this experience and his attention to detail to develop innovative engineering solutions. Read More

Sally Law

Environmental Lead

With 13 years experience, Sally maintains an indepth knowledge of environmental legislation and practices, in addition to a working knowledge of Government policies and plans. Working closely with the civil and structural engineers, Sally ensures that timely, value for money and consistently high quality deliverables are provided to clients. Read More

Simon Gerrish

Technical Director, Construction Engineering

Simon is an experienced structural engineer with diverse skills set developed through his involvement in a wide range of projects throughout Australia and the United Kingdom. Read More

Sector Leads

Adam Kelty

Mining & Material Handling Lead

Adam Kelty is a structural engineer with over 15 years experience in the design of a varied range of building types. Adam has been the lead engineer for a number of technically challenging and architecturally sensitive projects. Read More

Craig Davies

Energy Lead

Craig has a diverse civil engineering background, developed through experiences gained from a wide range of civil engineering projects including waste management and mining projects. Read More

Daniel Sutcliffe

Rail & Water Lead

Daniel has over 20 years as a consulting engineer and engineering manager.  He has gained experience in all aspects of engineering consulting including feasibility assessment, conceptual and detailed analysis and design, design team management, project management and design review. Read More

Jonathan Lindsay

Building & Urban Lead

Jon joined Lindsay Dynan as an Associate Structural Engineer and is a Lead on Building and Urban sector. Read More

Michael Buxton

Industrial Lead

Michael is an Associate Structural Engineer with over 13 years experience. Michael has been involved in a wide range of projects in both the commercial and industrial sectors from design phase right through to construction management. Read More

Tim Walton

Roads Lead

A civil engineer with over 10 years’ experience, Tim’s strong communication skills and attention to detail have earned the respect and commitment of clients, contractors and project team members alike. Read More

Our Board of Directors

Scott Watson

Executive Director

Scott Watson’s career with Lindsay Dynan spans more than 19 years, during which time he has developed a talent for bringing practical solutions to structural engineering problems and coordinating resources effectively to ensure tight schedule demands are met. Read More

Craig Davies

Director

Craig has a diverse civil engineering background, developed through experiences gained from a wide range of civil engineering projects including waste management and mining projects. Experiences include new landfill cell and capping design, leachate and sediment pond design, drainage diversion modelling, erosion and sediment control plans, fill-out plans, audits, airspace consumption models and CQA roles for construction. Read More

Julia Davenport

Non-Executive Director

Julia is a company director and experienced strategy and business advisor whose career has included NED and senior executive roles. Read More

Leslie Butterfield

Non-Executive Director

Leslie is an experienced Director and executive adviser with a fourteen-year background as Chief Executive and Regional Managing Director of a multi-national. She is skilled at synthesising multifaceted inputs, removing complexity and outlining a clear path forward. Read More

Sara Hope

Executive Board Member

Sara has been with Lindsay Dynan for over 12 years, beginning as an apprentice draftsperson and being appointed to the board in 2018. Read More

Tim Boyle

Chairman

Tim joined Lindsay Dynan in 2015 as our Chairman of the Board and Non-Executive Director. Read More

Tim Walton

Director

A civil engineer with over 10 years’ experience, Tim’s strong communication skills and attention to detail have earned the respect and commitment of clients, contractors and project team members alike. Read More

Testimonials

“As a draftsperson, I enjoy being able to work with and understand the programs we use to be able to get the best results for clients. The Lindsay Dynan culture feels like home to me in terms of how inclusive it is; we have fun and people are happy.”

Sophie Mireylees

Civil Designer

“I started with Lindsay Dynan as a young draftsperson many years ago and am still impressed today with what impressed me then; the people who work here really want to solve client’s problems. ”

Mark Sim

Engineering Designer

“I started 10 years ago with Lindsay Dynan as an apprentice draftsman and have had fantastic work opportunities and strong career progression. There are lots of people here who, like me, have been here a long time.”

Nick Brown

Lead Draftsperson