Our Leaders

Our Leaders

Our talented employees shape the quality of every project, our clients’ experience with us, and the way we respond to business opportunities.

Angelo Soumboulidis, General Manager


Angelo oversees the company’s operations in Queensland, Victoria and New South Wales while providing leadership across the business. With degree qualifications in engineering and commerce coupled with a strong site-based background in design, planning, construction and management of underground structures, tunnels, water and wastewater infrastructure, he has facilitated the growth of the business through the delivery of high value national projects undertaken.

Since joining Rob Carr Pty Ltd in 2003, Angelo has overseen several critical phases of the business. He is the Rob Carr Pty Ltd representative on the Seymour Whyte Executive Leadership Team.

Brett Everard, Operations Manager


As the Operations Manager for Rob Carr Pty Ltd projects in Queensland, Victoria and New South Wales, Brett has a track record in the delivery of gas, water, sewer and drainage infrastructure projects throughout Australia.

During the past 13 years, Brett has gained invaluable skills and experience as a result of direct involvement with numerous large scale trenchless projects. As either a Project Manager or Construction Manager, Brett has managed several projects including conventional open trench excavation, tunnelling, deep shaft excavation, construction of concrete structures and caissons as well as detailed mechanical and electrical work for water and waste water infrastructure.

Tom Kavanagh


A senior engineering and construction business leader, Tom brings commercial acumen in contract and bid management as well as technical expertise to his role as Operations Manager (WA). 

His wide-ranging experience has been gained in Australia and overseas. Prior to joining Rob Carr Pty Ltd in 2016, Tom spent five years in the United Kingdom, where he held senior positions with several tunnelling firms. As Contracts Director at the Joseph Gallagher Group, he was responsible for the overall performance of their Johnston Trenchless Solutions business. He was also a Director at Innovation Cubed, where he advised international clients including Ferrovial Liang O’Rourke and Shell on tunnel delivery.

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Andrew has more than 15 years’ experience in the water and wastewater industry and has years of experience in wastewater infrastructure construction.  

His intimate knowledge of trenchless techniques and his extensive experience has enabled him to successfully deliver several water and sewerage infrastructure projects including construction of gravity and pressure sewer mains, various civil structures (including deep shafts and concrete caissons) throughout Australia.  

Andrew has a proven track record of leading and motivating multiple construction teams whilst at the same time ensuring that key client and stakeholder needs are met, ensuring the successful delivery of his projects.

Iain Lamb, Construction Manager


Iain has more than 20 years’ construction management experience in Australia and offshore markets in areas of trenchless and trenched pipeline construction, major structural work, underground electrical transmission construction, road works, marine works and mineral processing facilities.

He is experienced at managing projects in various contract models including Design and Construct, Alliance and Construct Only. This has ensured that Iain is well equipped to deliver value for money and project innovation.

Darren Rose


A dedicated construction professional with 20 years’ industry experience, Darren has completed projects for clients in both the government authorities, and public and private sectors including Water Corporation, Mainroads Western Australia, Landcorp, Alcoa and Fremantle Port Authority. Having worked for both clients and contractors, Darren has a deep understanding of project drivers and requirements.

Darren is responsible for the daily construction operations for Rob Carr Pty Ltd in Western Australia. With his extensive knowledge and experience, clients are assured of a reliable Construction Manager who will deliver their projects to the highest standards.