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Philip Helberg

Chief Executive Officer, Infrastructure WA

Philip Helberg


Foundations for a Stronger Tomorrow - State Infrastructure Strategy


Philip was appointed IWA’s Chief Executive Officer in June 2020, commencing the role in August 2020. Philip and the Infrastructure WA team are working closely with the Board to develop Western Australia’s first State Infrastructure Strategy, and to prepare for and progress other key functions.

As a former Deputy Director General at the Department of Finance, Philip led Building Management and Works, and the Strategic Projects arm of the agency, driving significant sector-wide reforms in infrastructure planning and development.

With more than 25 years of local and international experience in planning, delivery and management of infrastructure in both the public and private sectors, he has overseen annual work programs in excess of $1 billion and led teams of more than 400 staff.