Paul Northey

Managing Director

Paul joins Lower Murray Water as Managing Director following 5 years as Chief Regional Transport with the Victorian Department of Transport and Planning (DTP).

During his time at DTP, Paul lead the operation and maintenance of more than 19,000 kilometres of arterial roads across regional Victoria, as well as the management of more than 1400 regional bus and ferry contracts.

Prior to this, Paul held multiple senior management roles in the Victorian water industry, predominantly in the areas of project and service delivery, strategic planning and corporate strategy. Paul has lived and worked in regional Victoria for his entire career, with experience in both the urban and rural water sectors.

Paul’s academic qualifications are a Bachelor of Engineering (Civil), a Master of Engineering (Environmental) and a Master of Business Administration. He is a Graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors, a Fellow of the Institute of Engineers Australia and is a member of the Deakin University Engineering Advisory Board.