People

Creating a unique, challenging and safe culture
for our people

At Hansen Yuncken, our leaders are focused on delivering superior value to our clients, while creating a unique, challenging and safe culture for our people

Peter Salveson

Peter Salveson, CEO

 As Chief Executive Officer Peter leads Hansen Yuncken by example, instilling a culture of high performance outcomes by drawing on his expertise and industry-wide reputation as four time recipient of the Australian Institute of Building Professional Excellence Award.

With a highly involved and accessibl...
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Peter Salveson, CEO

 As Chief Executive Officer Peter leads Hansen Yuncken by example, instilling a culture of high performance outcomes by drawing on his expertise and industry-wide reputation as four time recipient of the Australian Institute of Building Professional Excellence Award.

With a highly involved and accessible management style, Peter leverages his trusted relationships with government and clients to position Hansen Yuncken for continued corporate success, while motivating our people to innovate, grow and excel.

Peter’s exceptional track record as director of major complex projects, coupled with his success as both South Australian Operations and State
Manager, provide the perfect foundation for his position as CEO. Throughout his 30 year career, including 20 years with Hansen Yuncken, Peter has honed his operational and delivery skills, building an impressive portfolio of local and international infrastructure developments, most recently the $1.85 billion New Royal Adelaide Hospital project, Australia’s largest and most advanced health facility.

It is his outstanding achievements in both executive and operational roles that set Peter apart as a results-oriented leader – his demonstrated ability to transform strategy into solid design and construction outcomes will continue to drive future business success for both Hansen Yuncken and its clients.


Richard Hansen

State Manager, VIC

Richard's passion for guiding Hansen Yuncken's future is more than skin deep; as a fourth generation family member it's in his blood. His 24 years of industry experience, delivering successful projects in Singapore, Melbourne and Sydney and entrepreneurial success in establishing HY Building Solutions, has propelled ...
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State Manager, VIC

Richard's passion for guiding Hansen Yuncken's future is more than skin deep; as a fourth generation family member it's in his blood. His 24 years of industry experience, delivering successful projects in Singapore, Melbourne and Sydney and entrepreneurial success in establishing HY Building Solutions, has propelled him into his current role Victorian State Manager. Fostering a forward thinking culture, Richard's engagement with and fresh approach to business inspires his teams to deliver world-class facilities for our clients. Richard supports this attitude with strong technical knowledge, wide-ranging construction experience, and an adaptable, incisive and professional manner. Actively involved in the industry as Chair of the General Contractors committee at the Master Builders Association of Victoria, as well as a Director and Treasurer, Richard is highly regarded by his peers. His project management of the K2 Social Housing project earned him the national Professional Excellence Award from the Australian Institute of Building in 2007 of which he is a Fellow,  and he is and Member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.  At the forefront of the industry, Richard's progressive approach and business acumen will continue to see Hansen Yuncken thrive.


Mark Rosenboom

State Manager, SA

An energetic approach and focus on innovation and quality have seen Mark rise to his current role as State Manager for Hansen Yuncken in South Australia. With robust executive expertise honed through the delivery of high-profile Adelaide projects, Mark has been involved in the delivery of significant state projects, i...
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State Manager, SA

An energetic approach and focus on innovation and quality have seen Mark rise to his current role as State Manager for Hansen Yuncken in South Australia. With robust executive expertise honed through the delivery of high-profile Adelaide projects, Mark has been involved in the delivery of significant state projects, including Adelaide Airport, SA Water, and as Construction Director for the $1.85 billion New Royal Adelaide Hospital. Combining strategic professional leadership with strong commercial knowledge and the ability to forge solid relationships, Mark drives excellence through personnel and stakeholder management, finding creative and pragmatic design solutions and optimising value for money in each project. Mark’s focus on pioneering value-engineering strategies is reflected in his commitment to ESD and WOL outcomes – he worked to push excellence in these areas ahead of the industry.


Nick Luzar

State Manager, NSW and ACT

Nick's impressive career spans over 20 years in the construction industry, with a track record of securing and delivering significant infrastructure projects across a range of sectors and procurement types.  Having previously held executive management roles at major construction firms, Nick has driven su...
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State Manager, NSW and ACT

Nick's impressive career spans over 20 years in the construction industry, with a track record of securing and delivering significant infrastructure projects across a range of sectors and procurement types.  Having previously held executive management roles at major construction firms, Nick has driven success at bid, project, divisional and regional levels.  Applying his detailed commercial understanding and strategic foresight he has directed a $2.1billion infrastructure business, restructured and developed high performance cultures to deliver efficiencies of up to $2.5million, and achieved impressive win ratios to generate turnover in excess of $700m in just one year.  Sharing his insights and practical knowledge, Nick lectured on Construction Marketing at the University of NSW for five years. Mentoring, strong communication and negotiation skills and excellent people management are key attributes Nick brings to his role as business leader.  With an established reputation, Nick is recognised throughout the industry for his expertise in commercial, operational and project management. His professional networks allow him to nurture partnerships within major corporations and public sector organisations, where he facilitates successful and productive relationships.

 


Greg Baumann

State Manager, QLD

Commencing as a graduate coordinator in Adelaide and progressing over 23 years to his current role as Queensland State Manager, Greg's career epitomises the longevity and commitment fostered within Hansen Yuncken's culture. Leading the team in Queensland, Greg optimises business development opportunities, minimises r...
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State Manager, QLD

Commencing as a graduate coordinator in Adelaide and progressing over 23 years to his current role as Queensland State Manager, Greg's career epitomises the longevity and commitment fostered within Hansen Yuncken's culture. Leading the team in Queensland, Greg optimises business development opportunities, minimises risk and provides continuity and direction for clients through the project journey. His ability to build collaborative teams and positive stakeholder relationships drives his projects to consistently achieve key milestones and KPIs. Supported by his strong technical knowledge and robust leadership skills, Greg has delivered significant and complex projects across the health, civic, retail and multidisciplinary sectors. A specialist in the managing contract delivery arrangement, Greg has become well-known for his energetic and diligent leadership style over the course of his impressive career with Hansen Yuncken.


Bruce Maher

State Manager, TAS

Bruce’s home-grown expertise gives him the passion and unparalleled local understanding to achieve Hansen Yuncken’s business objectives throughout his 20 years as Tasmanian State Manager. Bruce delivers diverse projects using various contract and delivery methodologies, driving exceptional outcomes throug...
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State Manager, TAS

Bruce’s home-grown expertise gives him the passion and unparalleled local understanding to achieve Hansen Yuncken’s business objectives throughout his 20 years as Tasmanian State Manager. Bruce delivers diverse projects using various contract and delivery methodologies, driving exceptional outcomes through his comprehensive knowledge of the local construction industry. His strategic leadership guides the direction of Hansen Yuncken’s continued development in Tasmania, creating growth through his upfront and genuine approach to business development. A personable leader, Bruce works from a basis of mutual respect – synthesising his own expert knowledge with the aspirations of clients, consultants, subcontractors and suppliers. Through this dynamic approach, Bruce facilitates the delivery of excellence in all Hansen Yuncken projects in Tasmania.