Jake Porteous
Managing Director

Owner and founder of JBP, Jake is responsible for the strategic direction of the Company as it charts a course of managed growth and development. His industry expertise, exceptional financial management and capacity to address challenges as they arise, produces quality efficiencies JBP’s clients appreciate.

Kurt Vella
General Manager

Kurt  brings to JBP his extensive knowledge in Construction and Business management Kurt holds a Bachelor of Engineering from the university of Sydney. His experience in construction spans internationally, some of his recent achievements are establishing and leading Leighton Asia’s country operations in Singapore, Introducing a Civil Engineering & Infrastructure Competency to Lend Lease Singapore.

David Collie
Contracts Manager

Through Davids experience gained over 20 years in the residential and commercial construction industry he is able to fully tailor construction methodologies and cost plans to provide cost benefits to all projects from small scale to large developments.

Neil Saggus
Senior Project Manager

Neil has worked in the construction industry for some 40 years, he holds a diploma in building and construction management. In his many years in the industry Neil has been involved with the design and construction of many industrial and commercial projects as well as medium and high rise residential projects. He brings to the JBP team 40 years of experience in all aspects of construction management.

Kirk Thompson
Project Manager

Kirk’s career in the the construction industry has seen him gain experience in the residential high rise and commercial Sector, with projects of various levels of complexity, which has allowed him to adapt to any project he manages.

Ben Taylor
Project Manager

Ben has gained experience through his career by working with some of the top teir construction company’s in Australia and has worked on a broad range of projects, from government defense work through to high density residential construction.

Reneponce Ylagan

Leading our cost planning and estimating department, Rene  has obtained numerous leading projects for JBP. His value engineering abilities, professionalism, organisational skills and general knowledge of construction are an asset for JBP.

As part of JBP’s safety and quality processes, all employees undergo routine performance reviews