The Dowsing Group has a clear and streamlined management structure governed by an Advisory Board and led by our Leadership team.

Our Leadership team is supported by a management team of eight and a 75 people strong team of highly experienced and skilled people, offering our clients many years of combined experience.

Carl Dowsing – Founder

Carl Dowsing
Carl Dowsing established the business that bears his name in 1985 based on determination, hard work, exacting standards and a willingness to embrace change. He earned the business a reputation for integrity, performance and reliability – solid foundations that underpin the character of the business to this day. Carl’s holistic approach established a Company that is highly responsive, easy to deal with and focused on delivering on promises.

Under Dowsing’s succession plan, Carl has stepped down from the day to day running of the business.  He maintains an active involvement through his role on the Advisory Board, ensuring continuity and providing the benefit of his life time of experience.

Jacinta Dowsing – Non-Executive Director

Jacinta Dowsing
Formerly the Group CEO, Jacinta has stepped down from this role in line with Dowsing’s succession plan.

Jacinta has a track record in actively seeking out opportunities for diversification, expansion and new markets, adopting innovative technology and new industry developments and positioning the company as a leader in the sector.

Bohdan Dowsing – Executive Director

Bohdan Dowsing
Bohdan Dowsing joined the family business in 2006. Bohdan is currently leading the generational transition and provides leadership, management and vision to implement the company’s short and long term goals.

Bohdan is a graduate of the Melbourne Business School with qualifications in Advanced Management and Understanding Building and Construction Contracts. Coached under the expert guidance of his father Carl, he has a depth of knowledge built over more than a decade of practical experience in the civil construction industry.

Bohdan is committed to managing the day to day running of the company with responsibility and accountability ensuring all activity is in line with Dowsing’s core values.

Paul Coates – Chief Financial Officer

Paul Coates
Paul is a Chartered Accountant with experience in the areas of financial management, accounting and taxation.  Paul Joined the Dowsing Group in December 2015 following a secondment from KPMG Australia’s Private Enterprise practice.

Paul has broad responsibility for the corporate services function including business management systems, contract management, finance, human resources and information technology.