Bruce Ferguson is the Managing Partner of Helmsman International Group and is the Infrastructure Sector Lead. He has a Master of Science in Computer Science from the University of California. Bruce is a fellow of the Australian Institute of Project Management and member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors. Bruce has thirty years of project delivery, support and strategic implementation planning. Over fifteen years of Research into project performance drivers, with a focus on complexity, governance and organisational capability, as well as leadership and direction for the Project industry. Bruce works with clients at the executive level and has developed a depth of experience on how to engage executive leadership effectively to drive operational changes. Clients include Walt Disney, Fluor Daniel, GE Capital, ANZ bank, IAG/NRMA, ING, Thales, AMP, Yamaha, Telecom New Zealand, Suncorp, Defence Material Office.
Greg Hewson is a Partner with the Helmsman International Group and is the Defence Sector Lead. He has a Masters of Defence Studies from Canberra University, a Bachelor of Science from the University of Melbourne and is a member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors. Greg has more than 25 years’ experience providing strategic advisory services, including 10 years at Defence and 15 years in Booz Allen Hamilton, Booz & Company and Helmsman. Greg effects change through strong leadership around the right case for action and organisational strategy, providing advice to the governing bodies as well as to the teams on the ground. Having also planned and managed major capital projects in Australia and overseas, Greg is a topic expert on capability development, supplier performance through contracts, sustainment operating models and implementation including performance management and cost-benefit analysis. Greg is a highly sought after advisor in the Defence, Defence Industry, Immigration and Border Force and Civil Aviation arenas.
Wayne Bradbury is a Partner with Helmsman International Group. He has a Masters of Business Administration from the University of Southern Queensland and a Bachelor of Aerospace Engineering from RMIT. Wayne has over 30 years’ experience across diverse sectors including defence, infrastructure, resources, aerospace and health. Wayne has a passion for helping clients achieve greater performance and return on investment from big, expensive and complex assets and infrastructure.