Roger joined SMEC in 2002. He is a Non-Executive Director of the SMEC Holdings Board and was elected Chairman of the SMEC Foundation Board in 2015. Roger’s 40-year career has included policy development, marketing, international trade and investment. Roger held marketing positions with the Albright and Wilson chemicals group before joining the Australian Trade Commission (Austrade) where he was a member of the executive management team for over eight years.


The SMEC Foundation was founded in 2001, with approximately A$1.58 million donated to over 234 projects in the areas of Health, Education, Community Development, Emergency Relief and the Environment. The SMEC Foundation is a critical link between the corporate world and the real-life needs of communities impacted by natural disasters and communities living in less fortunate circumstances.