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Richard Coleman

General Manager, Health, Safety and Environment

Richard Coleman
After nearly 30 years in Executive Safety, HR and Operational roles Richard joined Laing O’Rourke in March 2019 as General Manager, Health Safety & Environment.

He has extensive background in senior leadership roles stretching over 20 years across a number of large businesses including Asciano, Telstra and Boral. His expertise is in risk management, digital technology and organisational change.

Richard has a demonstrated track record of delivering transformative safety strategies across a variety of industries and organisations over the last 30 years.

Richard graduated from the University of NSW with a Bachelor of Arts (Industrial Relations & Political Science) and from the University of Sydney with a Masters in Occupational Health & Safety.