Our People

We have taken the time and care to build a talented and dedicated team, and to cultivate a culture based on genuinely held values.

Our brand represents the collective talent and commitment of a large and diverse group of people across an extensive range of disciplines.

Our related companies provide us with the ability to draw upon a pool of talented employees. This gives us the capacity to deliver large-scale projects that demand big project teams and a depth of experience, expertise and skill.

We employ some of the best people in the industry, giving us an extensive range of capabilities.

Our Board

Harry Xydas

Founder and Chairman

Since founding the company in 1989, Harry has been a driving force in our growth and success. In addition to his role at DORIC he has made significant contributions to the broader business community through leadership positions with a number of distinguished and high profile organisations.

These include Director of the International Board of the Chief Executive Organisation, Chair of the World Presidents’ Organisation for Western Australia, and President of the Australian Institute of Building.


Demetra Xydas

Non-Executive Director

Demetra is an accomplished leader and experienced Company Director with more than 15 years’ experience in the construction and property development industries. She is involved with community organisations, holding a directorship with Leadership WA and qualifications in education, people development and leadership management.


Demetra’s experience, skills and knowledge enable her to provide strategic insight into a variety of organisations and to build consensus within the boardroom. She implements risk management strategies as well as sound governance frameworks. Through adaptive and empowering leadership, Demetra harnesses the unique abilities of individuals to enable them to reach their full potential.

Executive Leadership Team


Russell Perkins

Group General Manager

As a dedicated construction professional, Russell brings many years of local and international experience to manage DORIC's operations. His passion for integrity and honesty and his dynamic and hands-on approach ensures positive outcomes are achieved for our clients and business.

Russell demonstrates a natural ability to develop and motivate individuals, lead high performing teams within a positive culture and form strong relationships with all stakeholders. His vast experience across all facets of construction is a valuable asset to our business.


Tony Morganti

Group Chief Financial Officer

Tony has over 19 years of experience in finance, accounting, project costing systems, reporting and governance. He provides depth to the governance of DORIC through a network of contacts in finance, insurance, legal, audit, taxation and information technology. He is a member of the Australian Institute of Chartered Accountants and is a Fellow of Leadership WA.


Justin Taylor

Group Pre-Contracts Manager

An experienced Bid Leader, Project Manager and Project Director, Justin has amassed experience in winning, planning and delivering complex projects for public and private sector clients in Australia, the UK and South Africa. In addition to winning or delivering projects in almost every sector of the construction industry, his track record includes the successful delivery of a number of projects for the Department of Defence. This experience enabled Justin to help establish DORIC's presence in the Defence sector and is key to the company’s continued growth in this highly specialised area of the industry.

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