Certified to SCPA (Site Contamination Practitioners Australia)
Based in Melbourne, Charlie is a geologist with more than 25 years’ experience in the environmental industry. He has worked in oil field exploration, research laboratories, environmental consulting and environmental auditing. His time in the industry includes work in many of the southern states of the USA and all over Australia. He has a wealth of experience with contaminated land and groundwater assessment, remediation and management as well as landfill related works. He has served as an expert witness and currently provides expert support in the area of groundwater and remediation to auditors. Charlie was previously founder, manager and director of 20+ year environmental consultancy (OTEK Australia), where he established their innovative and well-respected Remediation Group. He left OTEK in 2012 to co-found and direct AEA with Phil Hitchcock. Charlie has been auditing since 2003 and is currently appointed and/or accredited in NSW, VIC, and WA. He is actively performing audits throughout Australia.