Senior Vice President, Product & Engineering; and Co-Founder Aconex
Rob Phillpot is responsible for product vision, strategy and management, as well as engineering, and is an Aconex director. Together with company co-founder Leigh Jasper, he raised A$86 million in private equity investment before listing Aconex on the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) in December 2014. Previously, Rob managed document control, quality and trades on a site team at Brookfield Multiplex, a leading global contracting and development firm specializing in large-scale buildings, commercial structures and infrastructure projects. It was Rob’s construction industry expertise – combined with Leigh’s consulting experience in e-commerce strategy at McKinsey – which created the Aconex cloud collaboration platform. Prior to Brookfield Multiplex, Rob was an auditor at Deloitte & Touche in Australia. He holds Bachelor of Commerce and Bachelor of Planning and Design degrees with Honors and a Master of Building degree from the University of Melbourne.