Alex James

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Alex is an engineering, project and business case manager in infrastructure projects.  Alex’s 29 years of experience span sectors that include rail, light rail, fast rail, ferries, road tunnel, ports and airports, infrastructure. 

Alex has worked for TfNSW on business cases for the Fast Rail, Renewal of Circular Quay (CQR), Parramatta Light Rail and Wynyard Station Upgrade. 

Prior to this Alex led the final business case for the Wynyard Station Upgrade, having initially been the Technical Manager managing its challenging by fire and life safety constraints, among its many other issues.

Previously, Alex was a Technical Director and executive at Aurecon for 15 years working holding leadership positions Port Botany Container Terminal 3, Novo Rail Program Alliance and Rail Clearways Program.

Recent Relevant Experience:

  • Sydney Metro

  • White Bay Power Station Remediation

  • Fast Rail

  • Circular Quay

  • Wynyard Station Upgrade

  • Port Botany Container Terminal

  • Nova Rail Program Alliance

  • Rail Clearway Program

  • Cross City Tunnel


  • Business Case Management

  • Engineering Management

  • Project Management

  • Project Controls and Resource Management

In the Spotlight

Currently Alex is a senior leader at Sydney Metro Engineering Design Solutions and leading the business case for the remediation of the White Bay Power Station.