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Meet the business people who make up our Executive and Board and drive BADGE’s strategy and direction.

Our Leaders 2017-07-21T11:18:10+00:00
Jim Whiting
Jim WhitingManaging Director
Jim Whiting founded BADGE in 1983. As Managing Director Jim has steered the organisation to become one of Australia’s largest…  privately owned commercial construction companies. Jim is a Fellow of the Australian Institute of Building, the Chairman of the MBA (SA) Industrial Relations Committee, a Member of the Construction Industry Long Service Leave Board and a MBA Past President. Within the broader community, he holds positions as the Chairman of the Sacred Heart College Foundation, is a Member of the Neurological Research Foundation, a Past Chairman of Aquinas College and a Patron of the Hutt Street Centre. He is also the Chairman of the MRS Harmony Property Group.Read more…
Roger Zammit
Roger ZammitChief Executive
Roger Zammit has more than 25 years’ experience in the property and construction industries, having held a number of project and leadership roles in…  both the public and private sector. Joining the BADGE Group in 2003, Roger led the Project Management Division, delivering a number of significant projects across Australia in the food and beverage sector. In 2007 Roger was appointed BADGE SA State Manager, delivering business growth through client service and the development of personnel. From 2009, Roger has been responsible for the management of the BADGE Group, ensuring the organisation is working in synergy to achieve its vision and organisational goals.Read more…
Simon Hill
Simon HillChief Financial Officer
Simon Hill has more than 20 years experience working as a Senior Accountant, Financial Controller and Finance Manager. Since joining the BADGE Group in 2000, Simon has overseen the growth of the company’s…  financial position. As Chief Financial Officer for the group, Simon brings strategic knowledge that is welcomed particularly as an Executive Director of the Board. Simon is a Member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants.Read more…
Clint Aird
Clint AirdManager - Food and Beverage
Clint Aird joined BADGE in 2006, where his industrial design experience has been a significant asset in managing large and complex…  design and construct projects in the food and beverage and aviation sectors. With international experience and a strong appreciation of technical project delivery, Clint leads a team of design and construct experts servicing food and beverage and other sectors where there is a high degree of operational complexity.Read more…
Nick Abley
Nick AbleyState Manager SA
Nick Abley joined the BADGE Group in 2009, bringing with him 15 years’ experience in both the private and public building and property…  development sectors in South Australia. As SA State Manager Nick has led the division during a time of growth and has overseen the development of personnel who have gone onto secure management positions within the company. He is a member of the Master Builder’s Association SA Council of Management.Read more…
Julian Timmis
Julian TimmisState Manager WA
Julian Timmis joined BADGE in 2007, and has been in the industry for over 15 years having delivered significant projects in Retail, Industrial, Defence, Education and Commercial sectors around Australia …  Julian has held senior positions with the BADGE Group for 10 years and after performing the role of Manager of Construction for 2 years took the role of WA State Manager.Read more…
Mark Wyatt
Mark WyattGroup Operations Manager
Mark Wyatt has more than twenty years experience in construction, retail and project management sectors. Mark has held senior positions with the Badge Group including State Manager Queensland and State Manager SA. …  Mark, combining his significant project management experience in retail and food processing projects has been instrumental in tendering, winning and delivering various projects ranging from $5m to $60m throughout Queensland, South Australia and other states.Read more…

Non-Executive Directors

Will Hamilton
Will HamiltonDirector
Will Hamilton is a qualified civil engineer with more than 25 years’ experience working in the global construction industry. For more than 15 years…  Will has established and managed large multi-disciplinary construction businesses and has held senior management positions and directorships with multi-national public construction companies. He is an advocate for establishing the corporate systems and culture required to maximise stakeholder’s value.Read more…
Bruce Carter
Bruce CarterDirector
Bruce Carter is a chartered accountant who is a consultant at Ferrier Hodgson in Adelaide, a firm he established in 1992. He is Chair of…  the Australian Submarine Corporation, Deputy Chair of Skycity Entertainment Group Limited, Director of the Bank of Queensland Limited and holds other board positions with a number of private companies and government bodies. His outstanding reputation within the business community combined with his knowledge and expertise built over a stellar 30 year career in corporate restructuring and insolvency is valuable to the BADGE Group for business growth.Read more…
Charlie Whiting
Charlie WhitingDirector
Charlie Whiting joined the BADGE Group Board in 2008 after returning to Adelaide from Victoria. He has a sales and management background… , having worked for 30 years mainly within the banking and finance industry. Charlie is currently Manager of Corporate Property Services. He has extensive experience in leading teams to achieve targets and has held senior management roles within several respected multinational companies.Read more…