Bushfire Attack Level Assessments
YOUR COMPLIANCE TEAM
Simon is responsible for managing the overall compliance team and ensuring the office environment is productive and engaging, and an enjoyable place to work.
Simon has wide-ranging experience gained through working in the commercial and industrial construction sector since 1996.
Growing up on a sheep, cropping and cattle farm in the wheat-belt town of Wagin, Simon is driven toward finding a practical solution to problems, understanding always that construction has to be commercially viable, as well as operationally functional and safe for occupants to proceed.
When not at work, Simon enjoys relaxing with the family, riding his bike or heading to the beach.
Michelle manages Business Development for MODUS and seeks to form strong relationships between Compliance and clients such as Architects, Designers, Developers, Builders, Project Managers, Facilities Managers and the like.
Her previous background as a residential & commercial building designer gives Michelle terrific insight into the industry and a solid understanding of processes in which MODUS Compliance can add value to our clients.
In her spare time, Michelle enjoys keeping fit at her local CrossFit Box and spending time with her cat Harper and husband Rob.
HAYDEN BRISTOW MAIBS
Level 1 Surveyor [BSP 2312], NatHERS,
Grad Cert Performance Based Building & Fire Codes
Member The Australian Institute of Building Surveyors
Prior to joining MODUS Compliance, Hayden worked in building approvals at the City of Belmont. He brings a solid understanding of council processes to our team and ensures that we engage with our council peers proactively.
Hayden made the transition to the private sector look easy and enjoys the wide range of projects MODUS Compliance encounter as well as travel to projects all across Western Australia.
Outside of the office, Hayden likes to hit the trails on his mountain bike and catching up with his friends.
PHILIP BARTON MRICS
Manager Construction Compliance, Energy JV3 & DTS,
Member The Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors
Philip looks after construction compliance at MODUS, whereby he inspects work during construction and handover. He also assists in matters of general design compliance, energy assessments and Bushfire Attack Level assessments.
Originally hailing from Kent in the UK, Philip previously worked as a chartered building surveyor registered with the Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors. His MRICS exposure to a broad range of UK projects, from historical & heritage buildings to high-end retail, means our clients can rely on our second-to-none dilapidation reports.
In his spare time, Philip serves as a member of the Australian Air Force Cadets.
MATT SOBELIK MAIBS
Level 2 Building Surveyor, BPAD Level 1 BAL Assessor, Liveable Housing Assessor
Advanced Diploma of Building Surveying, Greensmart Professional
Matt works in both design and construction compliance at MODUS and is a highly experienced Bushfire Attack Level (BAL) Assessor. Many years working with commercial and volume residential clients has honed Matt's craft to deliver optimal results promptly.
Matt takes personal responsibility for his work and is extremely committed to agreed deadlines and quality outcomes.
A Perth local, Matt enjoys spending time with his young family and riding his road bike.
Fiona is MODUS's Project Coordinator responsible for ensuring seamless delivery of MODUS Compliance's work including project scheduling and submissions to authorities. Fiona has excellent communication skills and provides clients with updates on the progression of their projects.
Prior to commencing with MODUS, Fiona worked in the WA legal sector as a Senior Legal Secretary & Office Manager responsible for training and managing secretarial and administrative staff as well as assisting with billing, staff travel, and logistics.
Fiona and her partner Dave love spending time on the beach with their two fur kids.
Energy Assessor; NatHERS
Colin is an Accredited Energy Efficiency Assessor who leverages his drafting background to model thermal performance scenarios on the company's EER software.
Colin engages with our clients to discuss the various ways in which they can readily achieve compliance with NatHERS requirements. Whether this involves amending the building fabric or introducing passive design elements, rest assured with Colin a practical yet compliant solution is within reach.
Outside of work, Colin enjoys an occasional round of golf and spending time with his partner and their two children.
Office Manager / Accounts Receivable
Karen is the MODUS Office Manager fulfilling a vital administration role in the day to day running of the office and managing the company's many suppliers and external advisors.
Karen's previous experience includes working with Freehills Perth as a Personal Assistant and Legal Secretary and in Auckland at New Zealand law firm Chapman Tripp as a Legal Secretary and Conveyancing Clerk.
Karen is a huge supporter of her three children's schooling, volunteering her time to act as a P&C and Fundraising Committee member.
Bookkeeper / Accounts Payable
Chris Walker is the MODUS company bookkeeper and is responsible for managing Accounts Payable and administering the Company's finances including liaising with the ATO and our external accountants PKF.
Aside from working with MODUS since 2006, Chris's previous experience includes working in London for Euro Elite Recruitment, and in Australia, BSD Consultants, E-Shares, Brookhampton Estate, and Cousin's Electrics.
When not working on the company's accounts Chris looks after two children and squeezing in the odd walk and pilates session.