MEET THE PUBLIQ TEAM
To provide quality building services across Australia with professionalism and care.
To bring together the community in spaces where everybody thrives!
Chief Executive Officer
Brad joined the AJ Grant family in 2009, taking charge of the Information Technology teams. During the following years Brad progressed to General Manager and has been at the helm as our CEO for the past 6 years, leading a team of over 300 staff nationally across 5 brands at AJG Australia. He is an experienced Chief Executive Officer with a demonstrated history of working in the Construction and Information Technology industry. He brings together all his talent and skills in Negotiation, Business Planning, Operations Management, Sales, and Customer Relationship Management (CRM) to continue to lead the strong team behind him. He’s a qualified professional with experience in business development, with a Master of Business Administration from the Australian Institute of Business.
Chief Operating Officer
Matt Hill has been our COO for over 6 years, bringing to the helm professionalism in developing, launching, and refining our national operations across 5 business brands at AJG Australia. His experience & expertise across the Insurance business is second to none, with a wealth of knowledge at a C Suite & Exec level. Matt’s previous roles have helped shape a deep customer & client focus with working at IAG for over 8 years as a leader in Transformation Design and Supply Chain Management. Responsible for the design and implementation of category management frameworks that coordinated and governed a category spend of more than $500M per year, while ensuring both financial and non-financial metrics were achieved year on year, supporting policy growth and customer retention. His qualifications include Master of Business Administration; Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management.
With a passion for Insurance and construction, Matt’s focus is firmly on the future of the industry and how trusted building partners can add considerable value outside of the claims space as well as within it. Matt’s enthusiasm for creating long standing partnerships based on integrity and results with leading brands resonate through AJG Australia in their day-to-day dealings.
Chief Financial Officer
As CFO at AJG Australia for over 15 years, Marissa Bichi is a strong finance professional and leader in Business Planning, Financial Accounting, Construction Management, Budgeting, and Cost Management. Her Strategic financial management & leadership skills continue to shape & support our rapidly growing business at AJG Australia. Marisa’s previous roles include CFO at ALEGRA Ltd, where she led the finance function and drove commercial decision making for the board and C suite. Her qualifications include – Bachelor of Commerce (BCom) focused on Accounting and Business/Management from University of South Africa
Executive General Manager
Executive General Manager with over 15 years’ experience providing visionary leadership, organisational growth and achieving goals. Responsible for up to $1.6B property portfolio and establishing pipeline net worth growth rate of 11% per annum. Highly motivated and successful in securing and delivering large capital projects including Government School, Social and Affordable Housing – Contract worth up to $330m. Accountable for 60 staff at Publiq Commercial with a proven ability to develop people and create a culture of customer excellence.