Murray Kretschmer

Chief Operating Officer, Australasia Region

Murray leads the operations of the firm in Australasia with plans to enhance the firm’s focus on sustainable development including climate services.

He is respected for his industry knowledge, business expertise and ethos of inclusive and accountable leadership. A civil engineer, he has delivered innovative solutions with a focus on sustainability and renewable energy within complex infrastructure projects across the region and in China, the UK and Ireland.

With more than 20 years’ experience on all areas of infrastructure projects, Murray has led multidisciplinary teams as Project Director and in recent years has represented Arup on Joint Venture boards and steering committees for major projects.

Achievements during his career have included delivering the Transport Network Reconstruction Program, Haughton River Floodplain Upgrade, Bruce Highway Upgrade – Caloundra Road to Sunshine Motorway, and the Great Northern Highway Muchea to Wubin Stage 2 Upgrade.

Murray is a member of the Australasia Region Board.