13 November 2023

New Employees in October 2023

BY: Joanne Worman | IN: People News

CCi, a Rimkus Company, welcomes the talented people who joined the team in October 2023

Thank you for chosing to build your career with CCi. We welcome your expertise and fresh perspective as our business grows. We look to new people for insights and we are delighted that you have chosen to join our global team. We cannot wait to see what you do.

Our business is a community of talented and diverse people who care about working well and growing together. Our integrated service model will allow you to connect with colleagues across the globe. We care about making CCi a great place to work and are here to support you along the way.


Please join us in welcoming these new colleagues to CCi and wish them well as they embark on their new roles.

Lydia Zhai

Senior Consultant, Quantum, New Zealand

Lydia joins the CCi team as a Senior Consultant based in Auckland.

Lydia is a skilled Quantity Surveyor, holding a Diploma in Quantity Surveying from Massey University in Auckland, New Zealand,  as well as a Bachelor’s degree in Finance and Financial Management in China.

Lydia spent the first 7 years of her career working as an Accountant before transitioning into the construction sector. Over the past 7 years, she has gained valuable experience as a Quantity Surveyor, working with major Tier 1 contractors in both main contractor and subcontractor management within the civil construction sector.

Mia Rose Gacutno

Senior Consultant, Quantum, New South Wales

Mia joins the CCi team as a Senior Consultant based in Sydney.

Mia is a Civil Engineer and brings with her over 17 years’ experience in Asia Pacific and the Middle East. She has worked for contractor, design and build, and project management companies and has project exposure on infrastructure, buildings, facilities management, interior fitout, hotels, retail malls, and luxury residential houses.

Mia was involved in several high-end and complex projects managing a team of quantity surveyors for pre- and post-contract projects. She is highly skilled in software programs and applications such as, BlueBeam RevU and Planswift and utilising received 3D models in CostX, which increases her efficiency and speed of construction project management while significantly reducing schedule delays and risks.

Jack Wotton

Consultant, Quantum, New South Wales

Jack joins the CCi team as a Consultant based in Sydney.

Jack possesses six years’ post graduate experience providing quantity surveying and employer’s agent services, working across the United Kingdom. He has experience working on various types of buildings, including commercial, office, and residential. Jack is a Chartered Surveyor with the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS).

Lauren Hutchinson

Consultant, Quantum, New South Wales

Lauren joins the CCi team as a Consultant based in Sydney.

Lauren is an accomplished Quantity Surveyor, holding a Master’s degree in Quantity Surveying from the University of Salford. With over 6 years of experience in the United Kingdom construction industry, she has a proven track record of managing diverse commercial and residential projects, excelling in cost management and project delivery.

Antonio Gonzales

Senior Consultant, Quantum, Western Australia

Antonio joins the CCi team as a Senior Consultant based in Perth.

Antonio is a seasoned Quantity Surveyor with a Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering, offering over 25 years of experience in the construction and engineering sector across Australia, Asia, and the Middle East. His skills in contract administration and cost control have played a vital role in the success of major mining, oil and gas, and civil engineering projects.

Iain Peters

Senior Consultant, Delay, United Kingdom

Iain joins the CCi team as a Senior Consultant based in London. 

Iain is a Planning Manager with over 22 years’ experience working in the construction industry. He holds a Bachelor’s degree in Engineering Business Development, Professional Diploma in Forensic Schedule Analysis, and is a member of MCIO and MCIArb. 

Iain specialises in detailed project planning from the tender stage to completion and excels in managing delay and disruption claims. He is well-versed in international arbitration, particularly under ADCCAC rules in the United Arab Emirates, where he has provided extensive support to delay experts and legal teams.

Puteri El Sherief

Marketing Manager – APAC, Malaysia

Puteri joins the global marketing team as Marketing Manager for APAC based in Kuala Lumpur.

Puteri is a passionate Marketing Manager with a solid academic background from both Australia and Malaysia. She holds a Diploma in Communications, a Bachelor’s Degree in Public Relations and Media Studies, and a Master’s Degree in Marketing. With over 8 years’ experience in traditional and digital marketing across the engineering and education sector, Puteri will leverage her experience to support our offices and drive consistent and effective marketing strategies.

I am so grateful to all of my colleagues and supporters who have played an instrumental role in helping me grow CCi into such a successful business and a special place to work.

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