Our Difference is our People
At INTREC, our people work together to bring passion and drive to every project we undertake and to deliver the best solutions for our clients. We recognise that our clients want access to the best people for the job, and we’re committed to providing just that.
When you work with INTREC, you’re working with a team of people who are approachable, innovative and hands-on – a team of people who challenge ‘the way its always been’ and who share a vision of ‘how it could be.’ It’s the reason graduates want to work with us and how we’ve developed long-standing relationships with our clients.
The leadership team at INTREC has the diversity of expertise and depth of experience to deliver our organisational objectives of excellence, innovation and lasting industry relationships.
Clint Bragg | Founding Director
Clint Bragg is the Founding Director of INTREC. Clint and Thomas Ho established INTREC in 1996 with the purpose of building one of Australia’s leading construction and property companies. Clint is responsible for setting the company’s vision and driving the company’s strategic plan.
Clint’s constant belief in strong relationships continues to underpin the INTREC culture with a huge emphasis on repeat business and staff engagement.
Clint has an Advanced Diploma in Construction and Project Management and holds Building Licenses in NSW, QLD, VIC, ACT, TAS, SA, WA.
Thomas Ho | Executive Director
Thomas Ho is a Co-Founder and Executive Director at INTREC. Thomas established INTREC in 1996, alongside Clint Bragg, with the purpose of building one of Australia’s leading construction and property companies.
Thomas has worked closely with several of INTREC’s strategic partners, successfully developing strong industry relationships in the education sector that span over 20 years.
Thomas is an accredited Green Star Professional in Construction and Design and holds a NSW Builder License.
Brendan Forde | Managing Director
As Managing Director at INTREC, Brendan is responsible for directing the operations of the organisation, development and execution of the Company’s business strategies and provides ongoing strategic recommendations to the Board.
Brendan has been with INTREC since 2010 and holds a BSc in Construction Economics, as well as a Diploma in Quantity Surveying. With 30+ years’ experience in the construction industry both in Australia and overseas, Brendan brings his extensive industry knowledge and long term understanding of the INTREC culture to support the continuing growth of the business.
Khanh Ngo | Company Secretary
As INTREC’s Company Secretary, Khanh plays an integral role in monitoring and governing INTREC operations to ensure continued compliance with Australian corporate law. He is responsible for the maintenance and implementation of compliance policies and procedures, licensing and all statutory reporting on behalf of INTREC.
Maree Walter | COO
Maree joined INTREC in 2012 as head of HR and Marketing and brings over 20 years of Marketing and Sales experience to the business.
Maree leads the development of strategic personnel initiatives that see INTREC attract the best people from all parts of the Industry. Maree oversees recruitment, learning and development, reward and recognition programmes, and succession planning initiatives. Maree has a Diploma in International Marketing and an Advanced Diploma in Leadership & Management.
Andrew Campbell | NSW State Manager
Andrew Campbell joined INTREC in 2021 as the New South Wales State Manager. Andrew is responsible for all business in NSW including staff management, business development, client relations, tendering/estimating, overseeing the delivery of all projects, health & safety, industrial relations and insuring compliance with INTREC management systems and procedures.
Andrew is a highly motivated and experienced professional with the construction background required and a leadership style to cultivate a highly collaborative team environment.
Andrew has extensive Construction/Development Management experience which has involved managing both large and smaller scale projects in various disciplines such as Aged Care, Commercial, Education, Hotel, Infrastructure, Laboratories, Residential and Retail.
Peter Burdon | Director & VIC State Manager
Peter Burdon joined INTREC in 2015 and is the Director / Victorian State Manager. Peter brings over 20 years’ experience in the Construction Industry. Peter reports directly to the General Manager and works closely with COO and CIO to ensure consistency across the business. Peter joined INTREC to establish INTREC Victoria and has a thorough knowledge of Victorian Construction industry including Industrial relations.
Peter is a Licensed tradesman and has a Diploma of Project Management and Cert 3 in Building & Construction Management. Peter is also a Green Star Accredited Professional.
Steve Torta | QLD State Manager
Steve has over 25 years experience with a background in large scale and complex projects. Over this time, Steve has delivered over 100,000m2 of fit out and new build projects with a combined value in excess of $700m. He has been instrumental in managing teams to successfully deliver projects in commercial, government, retail, residential and speciality sectors for private, government and institutional organisations..
Steve’s collaborative style ensures that to ensure that projects are successfully delivered, meeting client’s objectives.
Steve joined INTREC after holding senior positions in SHAPE, St Hilliers and FDC. Steve holds a Masters of Business Administration as well as a Bachelor of Building, majoring in Construction Management.
Steve Bragg | CIO & National Safety and Compliance Manager
Steve Bragg started at INTREC is 2017 as the Safety, Compliance and ICT Manager. Steve is responsible for leading and driving INTREC’s safety awareness, safe work practices and initiatives across INTREC’s teams and client sites, implementing and managing systems that assist in streamlining processes, as well as ensure compliant practices.
Steve is responsible for developing and implementing INTREC’s business systems to drive efficiency and enhance project delivery capability with a primary focus on innovation and data analytics.
John Kopsiaftis | Commercial Manager
John Kopsiaftis joined INTREC in 2002 and is the INTREC’s Commercial Manager. John works closely with Clint Bragg and Thomas Ho to ensure commercial success across the business. John has a depth of experience in Fitout and Refurbishment, previously working for several international companies including Bovis, Lendlease and Schiavello. His knowledge of the industry makes John an important member of the Executive Management team in commercial negotiation and business development.
John has a Bachelor of Building Degree and holds an ACT, QLD and NSW Builders License.
Andrew Thurlow | Development Director
With 17 years of experience both internationally and nationally, Andrew has a breadth of property and development experience providing unique insights into markets, products and opportunities.
Specialising in the management of multidisciplinary design and delivery teams, Andrew is involved from setting the project vision, to successful project delivery and completion.
David Alessi | Preconstruction Manager
Since joining INTREC in 2020 as our Preconstruction Manager, David has utilised his impressive skills and experience to ensure he provides our clients with innovative design and construct solutions to best meet project requirements and commercial objectives. With over 30 years of industry experience, David works with project stakeholders and our internal project team to provide exceptional service from project inception to completion and beyond.
David embraces INTREC’s key focus, which is developing a comprehensive understanding of our client’s needs whilst delivering value, excellence and certainty in every aspect of our service.
Matthew O'Brien | Preconstruction Manager
As Preconstruction Manager, Matt’s role is to support the pre-commencement of all projects. His early involvement provides assistance to our estimating team in the development of methodologies and buildability requirements, to enable seamless transition from tender through to commencement onsite.
Matt is a methodical and logical Preconstruction Manager, with 19 years experience and an extensive Project Management background delivering a range of significant projects in sectors such as Hospitality, Commercial and Government.
Mark Obushak | Business Development Manager
As INTREC’s Business Development Manager, Mark ensures the company’s market presence is sustained by developing and maintaining authentic relationships with valued clients. Mark stays informed on current market trends, and creates effective strategies to generate new business opportunities for the team.
Mark began his career with INTREC as a Project Manager in 2015, setting up crucial foundations for Victoria. Mark’s construction knowledge then led him to an Estimating role in 2018 and with an increasing amount of company growth and opportunity, Mark has stepped into his current role as Business Development Manager.