The Board

High performing professionals with a wealth of expertise


Grant Hailes

Managing Director

Grant has been a Director of Beveridge Williams since 1999 and sole Managing Director since 2013. He has built strong relationships with staff, clients and authorities as well as extensive experience in urban development.

Grant has been the Project Director for several award-winning projects and is always looking for better ways to add value and to enhance a project for our clients. He is involved in many industry groups, is an active member of the CEO Institute and a graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors. Grant’s passion is in customer service and in optimising outcomes through collaborative relationships. Through structured annual surveys and reviews, as well as regular contact with our teams, clients and partners, Grant strives to ensure all Beveridge Williams clients receive service and support which is second to none.


Michael Doery

Non-Executive Chairman

Michael is an independent Non-Executive Director and Chairman of Beveridge Williams. Previously, Michael was a partner at KPMG and was CEO of the technology company Viatek Services Pty Ltd. He serves on a number of corporate ( public and private) and not for profit Boards.


Peter Toole

Executive Director

Peter joined Beveridge Williams as a graduate surveyor in Leongatha in 1981. He became a Licenced Surveyor in 1984 and, soon after, opened the company’s Wonthaggi office.

Peter’s professional expertise is in cadastral surveying, rural town planning and project management. Peter has been a part of the company’s management team and a Director for over 30 years. In his current role as Regional Manager for Victoria he ably oversees the management of our 7 offices in rural Victoria.


Kellie Hassab

Executive Director

Kellie is qualified Surveyor and Registered Planner with a postgraduate qualification in Environmental Studies. Her 22 years’ experience in the development industry is diverse and her surveying background supports a common sense approach to land development solutions that meet clients’ needs and expectations.

Kellie has a passion for sustainable land development. She takes a holistic view of the process, considering the economic, social and environmental needs and implications of every project from inception through to completion. Kellie is a mentor for the Consulting Surveyors NSW and Board of Surveying and Spatial Information town planning workshops, mentoring surveying candidates through the registration process. She is the Consulting Surveyors NSW first female Board member and currently holds the position of Treasurer.


Andrew Busse

Executive Director

Andrew is a Licensed Surveyor who joined Beveridge Williams in 1997. His diverse range of projects over 25 years of surveying experience allows him to implement innovative surveying solutions to meet our clients’ needs and expectations.

Andrew currently manages the Melbourne Surveying Division and NSW Region of Beveridge Williams. He became a company Director in 2017 and is a Graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors. Andrew is a board member and past President of Consulting Surveyors Victoria and a board member of Consulting Surveyors National.


Bob Seiffert

Independent Director

Bob is an independent Non-Executive Director of the Beveridge Williams Board. He serves on a number of boards and is a former CEO of the Country Fire Authority, the Civil Contractors Federation and the Knox and Manningham Councils.

Bob brings years of experience and a wealth of knowledge in corporate governance, compliance and risk management.

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