At Alex Fraser, our people are the secret to our success. Together, we‘ve established a strong reputation for safety, reliability, quality products and workmanship.
From your first call to our Customer Service Centre, it’s our people who are focussed on keeping your projects moving, ensuring they’re on time, on budget and delivering quality products and sustainable outcomes.
Peter Murphy is the Managing Director of Alex Fraser, Australia’s leading producer of sustainable construction materials.
Through a network of facilities across Melbourne and Brisbane, Alex Fraser recycles more than three million tonnes of demolition materials and kerbside glass waste every year, enabling the construction industry to build greener roads that can reduce the carbon footprint of infrastructure projects.Read More
Peter leads a team of enthusiastic and experienced people and fosters a culture of innovation and best practice. His wealth of experience and industry knowledge has enabled the establishment of an extensive network of world class sustainable production facilities. Qualified in commerce, logistics and operations management, Peter drives Alex Fraser’s commitment to reliability, ensuring innovative products, quality customer service and responsive delivery to its valued customers.
Expertise: Circular Economy, Infrastructure Sustainability, Making Recycling Work, Building Greener Roads
Brendan Camilleri is the General Manager of Alex Fraser Asphalt, Australia’s leading producer of sustainable construction materials.
He oversees asphalt operations across three plants in Victoria and Queensland, processing 650,000 tonnes of asphalt each year.Read More
Brendan has more than 28 years of experience working in the asphalt industry and is a dynamic and highly personal leader who has grown the Alex Fraser Asphalt business since 2006. Brendan and his team introduced high-recycled asphalt products that incorporate recycled glass, plastic and RAP at Alex Fraser. In 2019, Brendan commissioned a high recycled technology asphalt plant, and in 2022 will commission a fourth asphalt plant that has capacity to incorporate up to 50% recycled content.
Expertise: Building Greener Roads, Excellence and Innovation in asphalt, Green Roads Asphalt, PolyPave Asphalt
Murray Butterworth is the General Manager of Recycling for Alex Fraser, Australia’s leading producer of sustainable construction materials.
He oversees the recovery and manufacture of materials across five facilities in Victoria and Queensland, processing more than 3 million tonnes of material per annum.Read More
Murray is a proven business leader with 29 years of experience with Hanson Australia. As a key member of the Hanson’s Southern Region Leadership Team since 2003, he has held roles in Sales and Marketing, Operations Management, Risk Management and Customer Service Teams Management.
Murray holds a Bachelor of Engineering (Uni of Tas), MBA (UNSW/AGSM) and is Graduate Australian Institute of Company Directors.
Expertise: Innovation in Recycling, Buying Recycled, Recycling Problem Materials, Recycling Solutions
Brendan Liveris is the National Sustainability Manager for Alex Fraser and Hanson Australia.
A Law and MBA graduate, Brendan’s career commenced with Hanson and HeidelbergCement in 2011. Brendan has worked in Australian and international operations, including Belgium, in roles ranging from concrete and aggregate production to customer service and logistics and is currently based in Melbourne.Read More
Brendan’s focus includes managing the Australian business’ response to Heidelberg Material’s Sustainability Commitments 2030, sourcing alternate material opportunities and improving sustainable outcomes to support Hanson Australia’s Sustainability Charter.
Expertise: Hanson Australia Sustainability Charter, Reducing CO2, Improving Biodiversity, Sustainable by Hanson, Building Greener Roads
Laurie Marcon is the Safety Group Manager for Alex Fraser, Australia’s leading producer of sustainable construction materials.
He is responsible for delivering safety improvement projects, safety training programs and leadership to more than 360 employees.Read More
Laurie joined Alex Fraser in 2018 with more than 15 years of safety experience under his belt. Having worked in health, safety, environmental and quality, he took the natural progression to risk and sustainability. He has extensive qualifications and experience as a metallurgist, before transferring to Health, Safety, Environment and Quality management and corporate governance more than 15 years ago.
Expertise: Safety Culture, Building a Diverse, Skilled Workforce, Corporate Social Responsibility.
Cara Spencer is the Communications Manager for Alex Fraser, Australia’s leading producer of sustainable construction materials.Read More
Cara is a highly experienced corporate communicator with a background in corporate, government and community organisations. She has held executive and general management roles in some of Australia’s leading charities and most innovative service providers. Cara has been responsible for the growth of multiple brands, including the introduction of Green Roads by Alex Fraser. She has successfully executed major PR and community engagement campaigns on behalf of government and Alex Fraser. Cara has a strong interest in harnessing community engagement to elicit social change. Her leadership skills have been instrumental in building and mentoring high performing marketing and communications teams.
Expertise: Engaging Communities, Corporate Social Responsibility, Women in Construction, Hanson Australia Sustainability Charter, Building Greener Roads
Jeff Burns is the Regional Human Resources Manager for Alex Fraser and Hanson Australia, with a diverse background encompassing leadership development, talent management, employment branding, industrial relations, corporate intranets, marketing communications, business strategy, organisational change and quality systems.Read More
Jeff has guided our strategic approach towards Corporate Social Responsibility and spearheaded our corporate community partnership of SARDA – Search and Rescue Dogs Australia. Jeff’s commitment to diversity has championed the establishment of the Trainee Driver Program, a recruitment program that takes trainees with a standard vehicle licence and provides training and careers as heavy rigid drivers in tipper or agitator trucks.
Expertise: Corporate Social Responsibility, Constructive Community Partnerships, Building a Skilled, Diverse Workforce
Albert Yung is the Group Finance Manager for Alex Fraser, Australia’s leading producer of sustainable construction materials.
He is responsible for managing the company’s financial performance and oversees the Finance, IT and Administration teams.Read More
Albert studied at the Macquarie Graduate School of Management and has more than 25 years of finance experience. He has extensive experience in Supply Chain operation and a proactive management style in the development and execution of Strategic Plans. He has proven ability to improve operations, impact growth and maximise products through effective Cost Management and Structural Improvement.
Akshay Kumar is the Senior Project Manager at Alex Fraser, Australia’s leading producer of sustainable construction materials.
As the leader of Alex Fraser’s Projects team, Akshay is responsible for managing the company’s medium and large size capital projects.Read More
A Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering graduate, Akshay’s career commenced with Alex Fraser in 2020, where he has delivered a broad range of innovative projects, including construction of the company’s Epping Asphalt Plant.
Akshay’s areas of focus are Lean manufacturing, equipment installation, workflow development and growth projects.