Professional engineering body Engineers Australia has announced Peter McIntyre FIEAust FAICD as its new CEO.
The organisation appointed its newest executive leader at the end of June, with John McIntosh, National President of Engineers Australia, welcoming Mr. McIntyre to the association in a statement.
“As an experienced CEO, Mr. McIntyre brings a wealth of leadership and governance experience gained across a career spanning both corporate and not-for-profit roles,” said Mr. McIntosh in the statement.
Mr. McIntosh said that Mr. McIntyre’s extensive experience as an electrical engineer across the energy sector, including as former Managing Director of TransGrid, will help the newly appointed executive provide valuable perspective on some of the biggest policy changes facing the nation.
“The Board looks forward to Mr McIntyre advancing this work. His experience as a professional engineer, not-for-profit board director and energy sector executive in leading progressive business change processes, will bring a unique perspective to Engineers Australia’s role as a peak professional body.”