Michael Clemenger Appointed as Managing Director for Built Environs

McConnell Dowell is pleased to announce the appointment of Michael Clemenger as the Managing Director for Built Environs. Built Environs is the vertical building arm of the McConnell Dowell Group operating across Australia and New Zealand.  

Michael is a dedicated and results driven construction professional with over 25 years of experience managing all aspects of project delivery. He brings a strong understanding of the building market to the role and is actively involved across the construction industry, most recently as the Deputy President and board member of the Master Builders Association of Victoria.

McConnell Dowell Group Chief Executive Scott Cummins welcomed Michael as a valuable addition to the Group “Michael brings a wealth of experience and knowledge of the building industry to this role; he has an exceptional track record of growing businesses and delivering on customer expectations.”

Michael joins the McConnell Dowell Group from the Icon/Cockram business, where he worked both internationally and in Australia and has been successful in delivering quality projects on time and on budget in a number of sectors that align with the Built Environs capabilities including Health, Residential, Commercial, Civic, Education and Defence.  

Reflecting on his appointment Michael said “I am excited to lead the Built Environs team in Australia and New Zealand. I look forward to working with the diverse and talented team to grow the project portfolio in new and existing markets.”

Michael will commence in the role on Monday 24 August and will be based in the McConnell Dowell Corporate Head Office in Melbourne. He will be a member of the Group’s Executive Leadership Committee.

Outgoing Built Environs Managing Director Daryl Young will remain with the McConnell Dowell Group in the newly created role of General Manager – Queensland and Northern Territory for the Australian Business Unit and will continue to work with our customers and business partners to deliver projects and to grow the McConnell Dowell Group.


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