Brenton successfully completed a Bachelor of Building with Honours at the end of 1995 and commenced work the very next day with Partek as a Project Administrator. Over the next 5 years he progressed with the company to the role of Project Manager.
Brenton then moved to Sydney and worked for St Hilliers in the role of Project Manager for 2 years, gaining invaluable exposure and experience in the delivery of larger projects.
In 2002 he then returned to Adelaide to re-join Partek in the role of Senior Project Manager. In mid-2002 a succession plan was developed by the founding Director, and Brenton became an equity partner. In 2006 Brenton became a Director of Partek and in mid-2009 the succession plan with Brenton taking over the role as Managing Director.
Under various types of procurement ie. Lump Sum, Managing Contractor, Design & Construct, Guaranteed Maximum Price, Brenton has 20 years experience across a wide range of sectors and construction forms including:
- New construction
- Building Extensions
- Building Upgrades & Refurbishments
- Office Fitouts
In his current role and with the support of Partek’s Advisory Board Brenton is responsible for:
- Ensuring business moves closer to its Vision of being South Australia’s Commercial Builder of Choice
- Strategic Direction of Partek going forward
- Human Resources including Recruitment, Development of Team & Training
Brenton is currently Chairman of the Master Builders Association Contracts Committee and an active member of the Somerton Surf Life Saving Club and Cumberland United Football Club.