David Francis

David Francis SIPAdvisory SIP Advisory Engineer Economist Consultant Melbourne Water IPART ESC ERA ESCOSA Yarra Valley Water South East Water Queensland Urban Utilities Water Corporation
David Francis
BE (Env) (Hons)

David is a specialist advisor in providing strategy, infrastructure, planning and advisory services to Government, Corporates and NGOs on how to better manage their infrastructure for an economic, social and environmentally sustainable future. David was previously Head of Advisory at Programmed Facility Management and Associate Economics with Arup / Strategic Economics Consulting Group. David has over 21 years’ experience in strategic planning and management of infrastructure working across Australia, New Zealand, the Philippines and South Africa. He is the principal of Strategy Planning Infrastructure Advisory.

David’s broad experience covers strategic infrastructure planning including review of capital business cases and feasibility studies, project management, reviews of regulated expenditure, strategic asset management planning, risk assessment and management. David also has specific experience in asset management, particularly around developing and reviewing long and medium term strategic asset management plans and capital programs, strategies and policies, undertaking lifecycle financial and operational assessment of assets, and in providing independent review of business cases and capital submissions.