CPB Contractors

CPB Contractors is the CIMIC Group’s construction company, with operations across Australia, New Zealand and Papua New Guinea. CPB Contractors’ aim is to become the strongest construction company in the regions and sectors in which it operates.

Román Garrido, Managing Director of CPB Contractors Román Garrido, Managing Director

CPB Contractors (formerly Leighton Contractors) delivers projects across the contracting spectrum, from project management to build, own and operate.

It delivers infrastructure projects including roads, railways, tunnels, airports, buildings, social infrastructure, and water, energy and resources facilities.

This includes public private partnerships, where CPB Contractors and Pacific Partnerships join with governments and other companies to deliver important assets such as motorways, hospitals and schools.

Management and Key Statistics

  • Construction (CPB Contractors and Leighton Asia) revenue – $7,316 million in the 12 months ended 31 December 2016.
  • Construction (CPB Contractors and Leighton Asia) Work in Hand – $ 12,959 million as at 31 December 2016.
  • Head Office – Sydney.
  • Operates in – Australia, New Zealand and Papua New Guinea.

Managing Director Resume

Román Garrido

Román is Managing Director of CPB Contractors incorporating Leighton Asia.

Román has more than 24 years’ experience in engineering and construction, and a highly-regarded and successful history of strategic management, executive leadership and the development of new markets and opportunities.

Román has significant international experience in the construction of major highway, bridge, tunnel, transit and building projects, as well as the design and construction of highway and bridge projects for public-private partnership (PPP) ventures.

Before joining CPB Contractors, Román was Deputy Managing Director of John Holland (JHG), where his responsibilities included the development of a new strategic approach that in December 2014 assisted in the execution of a binding Share Sale Agreement with CCCC International Holding Limited (CCCI), under which CCCI acquired the business and assets of JHG.

Prior to this appointment, Román was Dragados, S.A.’s Managing Director of Australia and Dragados’ Managing Director of the United States and Canada.

Román has a Masters in Civil Engineering Education from the Polytechnic University of Madrid and is a member of the National Society of Civil Engineers (Spain).

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