Senior Management Team

Darren Gordon
Director Contract Services

Darren GordonDarren Gordon brings over 20 years' experience and is a Recognized expert in Commercial and contracts management including Dispute Resolution. Darren provides specialist contracting and commercial advice on complex and/or problematic projects; including the management of procurement, contracts management and resolving complex or contentious claims matters - in particular delay & EOT. Darren's claims expertise includes assessment of project delay, extensions of time, delay costs / damages, disruption, suspension, acceleration, losses for resource allocation, contract variations, latent conditions, provisional sum adjustments and bills of quantities re-measures.

Chris Blunt
Director of Operations - Institute of Management

Chris Blunt

Chris has over 12 years' experience as a Business Systems and Process Specialist with specific experience and training in Human Resources and Management Services. His experience includes team management, HR system development, strategic business development and change management across various fields of work including Transport, Airlines, Government, Manufacturing, Engineering, RTOs and the NGO sector. Chris has worked with clients to provide clear and concise management of systems and projects as well as providing a range of services including strategic planning, policy development, audit management and HR management. Under Chris's management, Institute of Management continuously improves its compliance and efficiency in operations to suit relevant standards and requirements.

Danny Simms
Academic Director - Institute of Management

Danny Simms

Danny Simms is a subject matter expert in organisational and human development. He maintains currency in learning & development and leadership methodologies and their application within organisations. He has extensive Australian, and international experience in senior management and broad industry consulting positions. Danny has an eclectic human and organisational development skill base, broad management experience, and an extensive background in the management and development of training organisations. He is an enthusiastic, creative and driven individual that is always client-focused looking to gain positive results for the individuals and groups he works with. Danny brings into the company, innovative and cutting-edge tools and learning development methodologies that keeps Institute of Management as a leader in the training programs that we delivery. Under Danny's leadership and management, the Institute of Management technical team continues to improve in delivery quality and standards that are carried across all regions.

Nivine El Beainy
Academic Director - MENA

Nivine El BeainyNivine holds a Master of Business Administration and for over 6 years has held the position of Academic Director for the BlueVisions Middle East operations ensuring company compliance with local regulations to deliver consulting and training services. With a strong understanding of the Middle Eastern business operations, Nivine ensures that blueVisions aligns its business and services to local needs.

Testimonials

"..your quiet determination and purposeful approach added significantly to our end result. Please accept my sincere thanks for your contribution."

Austin R Bryan Director 3G Products & Services Hutchison Telecommunications

"blueVisions' leadership inspired confidence across the team and their approach to 2nd round tenders saved Qantas one month on the project and significant cost."

Joy Fuller Qantas

"blueVisions provided consistent leadership and direction. Their attention to detail was most noticeable. All activities were well thought out and well executed; they were always two steps ahead"

Robert Long Qantas Development Manager

"blueVisions consultant's vast knowledge of project management, variations, EOT`s and extras have been a big help especially to me. Her role between Cercol Construction and the Education Training Department is also very impressive, by actively chasing information and require explanations for all Variations. This makes my role easy!"

Mark Bennett ETD/SCW

"Management has been easy to get along with and has always had the interest of the client at heart."

Aldo Cantori Project Director of Leighton Contractors

"I had the pleasure of listening to Dominic Siow's presentation on the topic of Emotional Intelligence at the recent Risk Leadership in Complex Project Management Convention in Sydney. This presentation, delivered at the end of the conference was, I felt, the 'icing on the cake'. Dominic's dynamic and engaging style held the audience captive; his message of Emotional Intelligence being key to one's success is a powerful one which all should heed."

Ed Blow Managing Director of Nielsen - Wurster Asia Pacific Pty Ltd

"Across the services I have been extremely pleased with the performance of blueVisions. Their professionalism and dedication has been above and beyond the expectations of Hutchison. Through organisational, project specific reviews and specific project management training provided by blueVisions, improvement to overall project management practices has been achieved and follow on project improvements have been realised."

Malcolm McKenzie Manager of Project Delivery Hutchison Telecoms

"blueVisions has provided excellent service in a cooperative manner."

Kevin Hays Senior Project Manager RTA