Management Team

Shaw prides itself on its employees. The skills, experience, attitude and expertise that each and every team member brings to Shaw is recognised as a success for the company.

Shaw acknowledges that the strength of the company, both now and in the future, is mirrored by the strength of its team. Shaw is committed to the concept of constant and ongoing improvement and our people are trained and encouraged to embrace the future and new technologies.

Shaw is served by a team of people whose collective expertise and extensive experience has created a cohesive, highly rated and well-respected company within the Tasmanian Contracting industry.

We are confident that our clients will not find a more competent team of skilled, motivated and enthusiastic individuals who relish meeting challenges together.


Joe Luttrell - Shaw Contracting

Joe Luttrell

Chief Executive Officer

Joe has taken on the CEO role after being a successful project manager with an outstanding track record of managing and delivering major projects and innovative business solutions. He is highly motivated with a proven ability to develop people and teams to achieve great outcomes. Experienced in converting every opportunity into success and of driving profit and growth. Well networked and highly successful in implementing business process improvements, defining company direction, achieving goals, change and optimising business procedures.

Winton Mahar - Shaw Contracting

Winton Mahar

Chief Financial Officer

Winton is an energetic, passionate and self-motivated Tasmanian, with in excess of 20 years’ experience in the broad disciplines of Financial Management and Control, Strategic Management, Business Compliance and Corporate Governance.

Kevin Stuzaker - Shaw Contracting

Kevin Sturzaker

Business Development Manager

Kevin has worked as a Civil Engineer, Project Manager and Residential Structural Designer for Shaw for over 19 years. His position involves management of multi-million dollar construction projects, estimating, contract management, developing client relations, variations, sub-contractor management and programming.

Ryan Garrigan - Shaw Contracting

Ryan Garrigan

Project Delivery Manager

Ryan has managed complex multi-disciplined civil construction projects of varied size and value within the civil construction, mining and major services sector, often managing multiple projects at any one time. He has worked both domestically and internationally and understand the operational requirements.

Jim Irvine

General Manager; People & Systems

Jim is a highly-experienced business risk management professional with an impressive career having worked for companies around the world in positions focusing on construction risk management, mining as well as strategic health and safety.

Jim’s exceptional knowledge, skills and experience have been highly valuable to the company’s continued growth and success. His key strengths are; management systems, training, design and implementation of strategy, values driven safety and developing communications to match organizational needs and enhance organizational effectiveness.

Jason Spotswood

Asset Manager

Jason joined the business in 2015 after working as an Asset and Maintenance Manager for a national equipment hire company. Jason has extensive experience in the management of both fixed and mobile plant and machinery across Australia and internationally.

Jason has experience in both the construction and mining industries. He is highly proficient in the development of asset strategies and lifecycle analysis. Jason also has strong management and people skills and has quickly integrated into the company’s senior leadership team.