Deepa Jayabhadran


Deepa is an Engineering Consultant with a background in Civil Engineering and experience in projects dealing with requirements management, assurance control, project management, quality management and change management. She has seven plus years of project experience working across different sectors with a range of Government and Private Sector clients. She also has direct experience in working with TfNSW, RMS, several Local Govt. Councils and other agencies such as Office of Environment & Heritage, Dept. of Planning, Sydney Water, Sydney Trains, Ausgrid etc through a range of projects.

A few career highlight include:

  • Managed multiple projects simultaneously worth a total value of $50M
  • Worked as Client Relationship Manager to manage key clients
  • Developed procurement strategies and schemes for several Govt. Agencies
  • Gained experience in working on several types of projects such as Green Field, Brown Field and State Significant Developments
  • Worked with several different contract suites such as GC21, Main Works, Medium works and Minor works contract
  • Experience in presiding over Value Management Workshops and Safety in Design Meetings
  • Successfully managed the workload, health and safety and welfare of a team of 25 people on site and based out of office
  • Gained international experience working in projects based out of Australia, UK, Middle East, Africa & India
  • Awarded & managed sub-contracts worth $20M
  • Worked on several contract systems such as MC (Managing Contractor) model, Construct Only, D&C (Design & Construct), EPCM (Engineer Procure and Construction Management), Early Contractor Involvement (ECI) and Secondment type of contracts
  • Worked on projects as Client, Principal contractor, Sub-Contractor’s representative and Consultant


  • 1500V DC Feeder Upgrade for TfNSW
  • Development of Corridor Strategies & Road Network Plans, RMS
  • Parramatta Light Rail - Delivery and Commercial Support
  • Spend analysis and Change Management - NSW Procurement
  • Strategic procurement analysis - Urban Growth NSW
  • Transport Access Program 3.0 Hazelbrook Station Upgrade
  • Northern Beaches Hospital Road Project


  • Master of Technology Civil Engineering – Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur, India
  • Bachelor of Technology in Civil Engineering – College of Engineering Trivandrum, India



  • Certified Practicing Project Manager (CPPM)
  • Rail Industry Worker (RIW) Card holder
  • Member of Australian Institute of Project Management (MAIPM) 



  • Project Management
  • Change Management
  • Delivery Strategy