Chris Sutherland


Chris Sutherland is a member of CEDA's State Advisory Council in Western Australia.
Chris was appointed Managing Director of Programmed in January 2008 after its merger with Integrated Group in June 2007 where Chris had been the CEO since February 2006. Earlier in his career, he was an Executive Director of Asset Services for WorleyParsons as well as having a number of engineering / management roles at Clough Engineering.

He is an experienced executive who has held senior management positions in various engineering, maintenance and contracting businesses with operations in Australia, Asia, Europe and the USA. He holds a Bachelor of Engineering (UWA) and completed the Advanced Management Program at Harvard Business School in 2001.

He was a member on the Board for 4 years (2012-2016) of the Australian OHS Education Accreditation Board. Chris is also Chair of a Perth-based group CEOs for Gender Equity. In November 2017 Chris was awarded the Australian Human Resources Institute CEO Diversity Champion Award (AHRI).

View full list of CEDA's West Australian State Advisory Council Members.