One of the world’s leading engineering, architecture, environmental and construction services companies, GHD, has announced the appointment of Sheldon Krahe as Australian Market Leader – Property and Buildings.

In this role, Sheldon will lead business development and grow GHD’s integrated design service offerings for clients.

Sheldon comments, “I am excited to be part of the GHD team, which is known for client service and technical leadership. By successfully combining architecture, engineering, design and planning disciplines, GHD offers innovative solutions to support the continued development and regeneration of communities.”

GHD will benefit from Sheldon’s 30 years professional experience, spanning both the consulting industry and the Australian Defence Force. Most recently, Sheldon held senior regional and global consulting roles, where he has significantly grown revenue while strengthening relationships with key clients.

Sheldon is a civil engineer, who also holds MBA and MSc qualifications.

Mark Read, GHD’s Market Development Leader, says, “We are delighted to welcome Sheldon, who will enhance GHD’s position as a leader in the Australian property and buildings market. Sheldon comes to GHD with exceptional experience in connecting with clients, and leading large teams of architecture and engineering professionals.”

GHD’s high-profile property and buildings projects in Australia include the Perth City Link and Busport, the new Geelong headquarters for Barwon Water, the Hardened Networked Army Facilities in South Australia, asset management planning for significant Commonwealth Government properties, and project management support to the National Archives of Australia for its 150 linear kilometre storage facility.