The Murrina Group has three senior managers, two directors and a General Manager. The following is a snapshot of their resume.
Trevor Walker – Managing Director
Trevor is a proud Indigenous Australian with ancestry being traced to the Walbunja Yuin and Gumbaingirr groups. Raised on an Aboriginal mission in La Perouse NSW with his parents and siblings, Trevor attended schools in La Perouse and Matraville. An avid sportsman, Trevor excelled in first grade premiership rugby for Randwick, NSW combined high schools’ rugby union and was the NSW Southern Zone State Sailing Champion.
Trevor attended the University of Western Sydney where he completed a B.A. in Community Development before pursuing his passion to give back to the community by working in Veterans Affairs and the ATO in public service recruitment and training programs aimed at assisting Aboriginals in obtaining public service jobs, thereby increasing Aboriginal participation in the public service sector.
Trevor is an invaluable member of the Murrina Group, using his public service skills, extensive Indigenous network and experience in bridging the gap between the Aboriginal community and the construction industry to accelerate Aboriginal participation rates across the industry.
Kelvin Liew – Executive Director
Kelvin was born in Sydney and has held key leadership positions in businesses across a range of industries. He is a proud Australian of mixed heritage that attended various overseas international schools before returning to study at the University of Sydney where he completed a B.A. in Political Economy, graduated from Sydney University Law School and was admitted as a solicitor in the Supreme Court of NSW. As a lawyer, Kelvin is broadly experienced across many areas of law, all NSW jurisdictions and holds extensive experience in technology and construction law litigation in the Supreme Court of NSW, commercial transactions and corporate governance. This background gives Kelvin the ability to understand and manage vast social, cultural and racial differences in a way that unites individuals and develops harmonious business relationships, with a focus on corporate leadership that drives balanced and ethical growth.
Kelvin is a key member of the Murrina Group, using his corporate and legal experience to lead, secure and manage the group in a manner consistent with the vision of the company – to make a meaningful difference in the Indigenous community and to improve Aboriginal participation in the construction industry.
Bernard Kelly – General Manager
Bernard was born in rural Victoria and has worked across a broad spectrum of Industries and Companies in various positions; from labourer to senior manager of many large Australian and Foreign Companies. His varied background has developed a strong understanding of both Operations and Corporate Management. His working career spans engineering, education, human resources and general management in areas including civilian engineer in the dockyards Sydney, teacher in secondary and tertiary education (Victoria), General Manager for Titan Group, General Manager Allied Mills and Director for Goodman Fielder (Snack Foods, Baking and Milling – Australia/NZ). He is a Graduate in the following fields; Engineering, Education and Psychology.
Bernard is an important member of the Murrina Group, using his general operations and corporate knowledge and experience to ensure the work undertaken is aligned with the vision and business plan of Murrina. His passion is to make a meaningful difference in the Indigenous community by assisting in the development of strong role models across the community and in particular, within the construction industry.
The Group has a portfolio of completed work for tier one and tier two builders. The company is willing to provide a detailed list of completed projects.
The Murrina Group is registered with “Supply Nation”. View Certification.