Specialist Team

Annabella Dao

Design Manager

Annabella is a Civil Engineer with over six years of experience in delivering major transport infrastructure in Australia.

She enjoys contributing to Australia’s future landscape and gets a thrill out of leading multi-disciplinary teams towards a socially beneficial outcome. Annabella’s most recent projects include Sydney Metro City and Southwest, Western Harbour Tunnel Beaches Link, Parramatta Light Rail Infrastructure and M12 East and West.

Annabella is passionate about diversity within the engineering workforce, holding the belief that representation of perceptions from all demographics of society is the key to future-proofing our cities. She advocated for this vision at the 2019 World Engineers Convention and is the past NSW Operations Manager for Power of Engineering, a non-profit organisation that aims to encourage young female, regional and Indigenous students to pursue a career in engineering. Annabella is also actively involved in professional bodies, and sits on the NSW Committee for Engineers Australia’s Transport Australia society.

3 things that excite her about working are:

  • Helping to shape the environment in which future generations are able to live, work and play in
  • Being a part of a diverse team tasked with solving complex problems
  • Creating friendships with people from all walks of life and experiences

Outside of work, Annabella is a keen videographer and tennis player.

Annabella’s favourite quote is:

“Whether you think you can or you think you can’t, you’re right.” – Henry Ford

Stanley Weng


Stanley is an Engineering / Design Manager with over 10 years’ experience managing large-scale and complex Rail and Transport Infrastructure projects involving multi-disciplinary design coordination and project / client relationship management, delivering for clients such as TfNSW, Sydney Metro, Sydney Trains and Private Contractors.

He is specialised in all aspects of asset life cycles including feasibility study, concept/detailed design and construction support. The unique spectrum of experience allows Stanley to be able to provide value and drive the optimum project outcomes for the clients.

3 things that excite him about working are:

  • Making a positive impact to the day-to-day life of the community
  • The feeling of accomplishment when you get to see your own design being constructed in real life / on site
  • No two problems are the same and no two solutions are identical.

Outside of work, Stanley has been a keen basketballer since childhood and at one stage played 4 competitions a week!

Stanley’s favourite quote is:

“I don’t live to work; I work to live” – Noel Gallagher

Jennifer Finn

Senior Associate

Jennifer is a Document Controller with a strong background in Document Management Systems and has over ten years experience working on major projects across Ireland, England and Australia. She possesses impressive industry experience in rail, infrastructure and resources.

Some of her most recent projects are Sydney Metro West and Sydney’s Central Station upgrade. Before moving to Sydney she spent 5 years living and working in WA were she has been able to gain experience working FIFO on the Wheatstone and Roy Hill projects.


3 things that excite her about working are:

  • Having the opportunity to work on some of the largest and most innovative projects in Australia.
  • Knowing the role she is playing in the business makes a difference. Document control is a key part of each project – without it the business doesn’t function as well.
  • The amazing people she has worked with over the years – “It’s so good to have a good team around you and be able to have some fun while doing your job”.


Outside of work, Jennifer enjoys travelling, working out and spending time with her family.


Jennifer’s favourite quote is:

“The Best Things in Life aren’t Things” – John Ruskin/Art Buchwald

David Luong

Senior Associate

David has over 14 years demonstrated experience in the design and construction, maintenance, and overall project management of rail infrastructure including rail corridor, stations and maintenance depots and specialises in the delivery of complex brownfield projects.

Over time he has acquired and developed a solid understanding of WHS and Rail Safety regulations that govern the rail industry and systems engineering processes to manage the lifecycle of rail projects.
David is adaptable, innovative and possesses proficient skills and knowledge to deliver outcomes that are best for the project, client and stakeholders.


3 things that excite him about working are:

  • Having the opportunity to work on innovative projects that provide positive impacts to society and leaves a lasting legacy.
  • Identifying and understanding the multidisciplinary scope and interfaces of a project.
  • Working with a team of professionals in applying innovative solutions to solve complex problems.


Outside of work,  David likes to spend time with the family, including the dog, at any of Australia’s beautiful beaches and watch his kids play sports. Also, he is a social rock climber and tennis player in his spare time.


David’s favourite quote is:

“Simplicity is the key to Brilliance” – Bruce Lee

Matthew Tse


Matthew has successfully delivered major infrastructure projects in Australia and Hong Kong. These brownfield projects required him to deal with everyday challenges such as working in operational rail corridors, airports and road traffic and underground utilities.

Matthew is an accomplished civil engineer with over 13 years hands-on experience in planning & programming, tendering, design and construction management.  The responsibilities of his current position in Sydney Metro are to coordinate multiple design discrepancies and resolve constructibility issues to ensure sufficient information and design supports are provided to the Contractor to deliver the works on-time and on-budget, while safeguarding the best interests of the client.


3 things that excite him about working are:

  • The satisfaction of delivering infrastructure projects that bring real benefits to society
  • Self-enrichment and growth knowledge through working with other talented professionals across different disciplines
  • Working in an industry where he can apply his professional skills and knowledge.


Outside of work,  Matthew enjoys outdoor activities where “I feel integrated into the natural environment, for example, bush walking, mountain biking and snorkelling.”


Matthew’s favourite quote is:

“If something’s important enough, you should try. Even if – the probable outcome is failure.”  By Elon Musk