John Anderson is originally from South Australia. He has more than 27 years experience working as a Professional Engineer on projects in Thailand, Myanmar, Vietnam, Cambodia, Hong Kong, Philippines, Singapore, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, India and Australia. John is one of Meinhardt’s engineering team leaders and is responsible for engineering design, design management and coordination of a number of their largest projects including the “River”, “Millennium Residence”, “Sukhothai Residences” and the “Vietcom Bank Tower” and in Myanmar “Illustra Condominium”, “Landmark” and “Dagon City”. John has expertise in the design of high-rise buildings, steel structures and in earthquake design. John is currently a Director in Meinhardt’s 400 person strong Bangkok office and in addition is also the Managing Director of Meinhardt’s 55 person Myanmar operation.
Outside of Professional Engineering, John has played an active role in the Australian business community in both Yangon and in Bangkok. He is currently immediate past President of the Australian Thai Chamber of Commerce (AustCham) and is on the steering committee for AustCham Myanmar.
Qualifications ▪ Master of Science with Distinction (Structural Engineering) & Diploma of Imperial College, Imperial College of Science Technology and Medicine, University of London, UK, 2004
▪ Master of Business Administration (Technology Management), APESMA/Deakin University, Geelong, Victoria, Australia, 2000
▪ Bachelor of Civil Engineering (Hons), University of Adelaide, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia,1989
▪ LEED AP BD+C, US Green Building Council - GBCI Number: 10256052
Membership ▪ Fellow Member of the Institution of Engineers Australia (NPER 3 Registration Categories; Civil & Structural) – Membership No. 345033
▪ Chartered Professional Engineer, Australia