Matthew Miniotas

Quantum Expert

Expert Highlights

  • Lead author for quantity surveyor report regarding quantum for residential trade work, for matter brought under QLD security of Payment legislation (adjudication)
  • Lead support assistant for lead expert for a number of quantum reports regarding matters or defects, valuation, delay and disruption
  • Delivery of training seminars, publicly and for private organisations regarding the effective preparation and management of construction contract claims
  • Has been engaged on numerous occasions to support clients in the preparing of adjudication submissions, and related commercial deliverables during adjudications under Australian Security of Payment legislation
  • Regularly engaged to assess or prepare construction contract claims for loss and expense, delay and disruption
  • A part of the executive cost consultant team for major international grocery store company in Doha, Qatar. Portfolio of over 40 projects
  • Broad project experience spanning rail, airport, civil, infrastructure, roads, buildings, defence, education, retail, sport, residential

Matthew is a qualified Quantity Surveyor and commercial consultant with close to 10 years of experience in both pre contract and project delivery. He has experience working, on a variety of projects nationally and internationally, and his experience and studies have granted him particular acumen in complex claims management, dispute resolution and administering security of payment legislation.

Matthew has hands-on experience in carrying out construction work which gives him a pragmatic approach and broad understanding of construction methodologies and the nature of how these relate to the commercial issues that face construction projects.

Qualifications

Master’s Degree in Construction Law and Dispute Resolution (MSc)
Bachelor’s Degree in Building and Construction Management, Quantity Surveying (BSc)

Professional Memberships

Member of the Australian Institute of Quantity Surveyors (MAIQS)