Principal Environmental and Planning Specialist
Ricardo is a highly experienced and qualified Environmental and Planning specialist with approximately 30 years of experience in the delivery of infrastructure projects across NSW. He has a broad range of experience across the private and public sectors having held positions at two large international consultancies; multinational real state group, Lendlease; as well as at NSW Government agencies such as the Department of Planning and Environment (DPE), and the Port Authority of NSW.
Ricardo is highly focused on project delivery and skilled at obtaining planning approvals and ensuring compliance with conditions of approval, environmental standards and impact targets. Ricardo is a certified Environmental Management Lead Auditor and a Registered Environmental Assessment Practitioner (REAP).
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Environmental impact assessments
Environmental planning and approvals
Environmental management (construction and operation)
Master’s in Environmental Toxicology, University of Technology Sydney
Bachelor of Biological Sciences, Autonomous University of Madrid
Certified Lead Auditor, Environmental Management Systems, Exemplar Global
Infrastructure Sustainability Accredited Professional (ISAP)
Exemplar Global Lead Environmental Auditor 2022 (No. 115421)