Meet the team
Quentin worked in consulting as a subject matter expert and project manager for more than 3 years. He was involved in multiple tenders for major rail manufacturing and infrastructure projects in Australia. He collaborated with companies to develop their approaches and strategies for social and sustainable procurement (local industry participation plan, social procurement plan, workforce development plan, Aboriginal engagement plan). Prior to consulting, he gained seven years’ post qualification experience in the international transport and logistics industry.
He has a broad experience advocating on behalf of local government as part of State Government projects, coordinating and leading a team of consultants, managing projects, delivering supply chain mapping activities, developing new processes and tools as part of business improvement, doing market research and strategy development, engaging stakeholders, managing the operations of SMEs, coordinating project logistics for high and heavy equipment, handling important client accounts as a key account manager
and customer service representative and leading ISO 9001 certification.
Quentin started working on Hume City Council SEED program and providing Social Procurement support for various companies.
Key achievements include; Delivery of Rail Industry Supply Chain Capability Mapping for the Victorian Government, Communication strategy for the Rolling stock division of the Department of Transport in Victoria, Regional Queensland market analysis and feasibility study for rolling stock equipment, delivery of a social procurement plan as part of a successful tender submission for the Regional Rail Revival project in Gippsland, member of the Metropolitan Transport Forum for 2 years (advocacy group comprising representatives from Melbourne Metropolitan councils).
Motivated and inspired by:
– Social procurement
– Permaculture and ecology principles transposed to businesses.
– Circular economy and waste management
– Place based programs
– Risks management
– Stakeholder engagement.
Quentin holds a Bachelor of Transport and Logistics, Associate Diploma of Management of Business and Administrations, Certificate IV in Business Sales.
- Melbourne Office