Privium Design & Construct Team


Project Manager | Bachelor of Building, Project & Construction Management University of SA | QBCC Licence

Ben has 25 years’ experience in the construction industry across South Australia and the Eastern Seaboard. Numerous positions throughout the commercial, landscaping and residential sectors have provided Ben with proven capabilities in estimating, cost management, contract management, project management, business operations and interior design. As Privium’s Estimating Manager – Houses, Ben was a key contributor to the significant success of Impact Homes and Integra over Privium’s most accelerated growth period.

Ben has since readjusted his focus to lead Privium’s newest arm, Privium Design & Construct. Privium Design & Construct are building on Privium’s vast experience in the development space, to now offer parallel services to external clients.


Project Manager | Bachelor of Civil Engineering (Hons) University of QLD | Member, Institution of Engineers, Australia (MIEAust) | Member, Engineers Without Borders, Australia

With almost 20 years’ history in the industry, John is an experienced consultant specialising in client/stakeholder management, tender development, concept design, engineering design, construction/project/contract management & construction across infrastructure & development projects throughout Qld, NSW, Victoria & Central/North Africa.

John was approached by Privium to help establish and lead their growing Development and Civil divisions after a decade spent delivering major water, rail, road and community infrastructure projects for one of the world’s preeminent engineering design firms. In his initial management and consulting roles, John was a key contributor to the success of Privium Developments and Privium Civil as Privium grew to become Australia’s #1 townhouse builder.

John now leads Privium’s newest business arm, Privium Design & Construct. Leveraging Privium’s strengths in the development space, Privium Design & Construct offer parallel construction services to external developers.


Assistant Project Manager, Privium Design & Construct | Qualifications and Affiliations | Diploma of Building and Construction (Building)

Sam has spent the last decade working in the construction industry across Qld and NSW. Trade experience in building services across the residential, commercial and industrial sectors, followed by several years in retail and sales within the industry, has since been converted to qualifications in construction management.

After continual progression within Privium’s estimating team, Sam took over as Privium’s Estimating Manager – Houses on the inception of Privium Design & Construct. As the Privium Design & Construct team has grown, Sam has taken the opportunity to play an integral role in the successful delivery of Privium Design & Construct projects for our external clients.

Garth Silva

National Development Manager


Adrian Morse

National Townhouse Construction Manager

Sam Michael

Business Development Manager (VIC)

Lachlan Ball

Assistant Development Manager (VIC)