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George Chaaya

Construction Director

BE (Civil)

George’s career as a construction project manager spans over 30 years, with proven success in overseeing all phases of multimillion-dollar residential construction, infrastructure and commercial projects for both the private and public sectors.

A born problem-solver, George works to meet the project’s ultimate goals and overcome challenges. He believes that paying attention to even the most minor details is the ultimate way to true success.

George has robust technical and construction knowledge and offers EG an essential set of skills, which include hands-on experience in design, construction and project management.

George’s 40 years of expertise and experience as a construction project manager have brought him success on multimillion-dollar public and private projects.

George and the EG Development team completed the Flour Mill of Summer Hill, a master-planned community awarded the NSW AILA Architecture Awards for Urban Design and named finalists in the Urban Developer Excellence Awards for ‘New Communities’ and ‘Urban Regeneration’. In addition, he has led the Tempo Drummoyne, Bosco at Five Dock and The Herald, Newcastle projects to great success.
George’s past roles include The Public Works Department, The State Rail Authority and The Department of Housing.