meet the team
Forge Advisory is a management consulting firm that was established in 2017. Our team specialises in Federal Government, Defence and infrastructure advisory. Our dedicated and decorated professionals deliver high quality project and program management services. We love delivering projects of national significance, but are equally at home in the detail. We have a proven delivery record across Defence, infrastructure, all tiers of Government, and private industry. We have footprints in Canberra, Brisbane, Sydney, Newcastle and shortly, Melbourne.
We pride ourselves on our culture. First and foremost, we are a team. We are humble, collaborative and act with integrity. We embrace diversity and work flexibly to deliver the best possible outcomes for our clients, for our team and for our communities. We are building opportunities, and careers for our team. Everyday in our work, we contribute to Australia as a nation.
Founder and Director
Land Domain Leader
Andrew is an experienced Project and Program manager with 20 years experience in the Federal Government and Defence Sector. His passion is building and leading high performance teams, with delivery across the Capability Life Cycle, Infrastructure, ICT and Major Transformational Programs.
STEVE HUME, CSC
Defence Capability and Joint Domain Leader
Steve is a decorated Defence Capability Professional with over 30 years experience in the Federal Government and Defence Sector. He has built and led teams in the delivery of complex multi-billion dollar programs across the Capability Life Cycle in the Land and Joint Domains. His experience covers both Capability Manager and Delivery Agency responsibilities. Steve brings extensive Contracting and Procurement insights to bear for our clients.
Join the Forge Team
Forge Advisory is always looking to for dedicated and talented people to join the team. Forge Advisory offers a great team and camaraderie, challenging and rewarding projects, flexible working arrangements, a high degree of autonomy, professional development opportunities, and the ability to grow with Forge. If this sounds like something that you might be interested in, please fill out the form below or reach out to one of the Forge team on LinkedIn.
JACK PLIMMER, CPENG
Defence Infrastructure Leader
Jack is a Chartered Professional Civil Engineer with over 15 years of project management experience across Federal and State Government, and Defence. Jack has managed Public and Private capital works projects across Australia, the South Pacific and Timor Leste. He is sought out for project leadership, strategic thinking and attention to detail. This is coupled with excellence across tendering, contract management and complex procurement. Jack leads the Newcastle office.
Public Sector Infrastructure and Rail Leader
Don is an experienced Professional Civil Enginer with over 10 years experience in Public and Private Sector infrastructure delivery. A rail specialist, Don has delivered major Capital Works projects Internationally and across South East Queensland. He has strong experience across the whole infrastructure delivery cycle, from feasibility, planning approvals, contracting and construction. Don leads the Brisbane office.