Lendlease, a leading global real estate group, today announced the appointment of Ray Master as Head of Environment, Health & Safety (EH&S), Americas. Mr. Master will be based in Lendlease’s New York office, leading a team of 11 and will report directly to Chris Doyle, Group Head of EH&S.
In this role, Mr. Master will be responsible for the leadership and administration of the EH&S function for the company’s U.S. region, providing strategic direction for all Business Units to support safe outcomes, with the goal to further embed our commitment to the health and safety of our people, our subcontractors, and all of those who interact with a Lendlease place.
“Ray is a highly-respected leader and trusted expert in the EH&S field,” said Lendlease Americas Managing Director of Construction, Mike Fratianni. “With over three decades of experience with some of the most well-known organizations across the globe, Mr. Master will be instrumental to Lendlease as we work to further embed our culture of industry leading safety and care above all throughout our region.”
“I am thrilled to have joined the team,” said Mr. Master. “Lendlease is an organization that has always maintained a progressive stance when it comes to safety in the real estate sector, and I welcome the opportunity to support the business in its industry-leading work to keep people safe and healthy at work.”
Mr. Master has over 30 years of experience, including ten prior years with Lendlease from 2000 -2010. During his brief hiatus from the firm, Ray worked for JMJ Associates in Australia and Washington State serving clients including Chevron and Boeing, focusing on both mega-project and enterprise-wide culture transformation for breakthrough safety performance. Additionally, Ray has held a number of safety-related roles in insurance/risk management, safety-critical project support for the U.S. Department of Energy, and various consulting assignments in real estate, transportation, infrastructure and healthcare/life sciences.
Mr. Master holds a BS and MS in Safety Sciences from Indiana University of Pennsylvania and is board-certified safety professional as recognized by the U.S. Board of Certified Safety Professionals.
Lendlease is a leading global real estate group with operations in Australia, Asia, Europe and the Americas. Our purpose is to create value through places where communities thrive.
Headquartered in Sydney, Australia, and listed on the Australian Securities Exchange, Lendlease has approximately 9,500 employees internationally.
Our core capabilities are reflected in our operating segments of Development, Construction and Investments. The combination of these three segments provides us with a sustainable competitive advantage and allows us to provide innovative integrated solutions for our customers.
The Americas region, headquartered in New York, offers core capabilities in property and communities development, construction and investment management. Our expertise covers multiple sectors including arts & culture, aviation, commercial, education, energy, government, healthcare, hotels & resorts, industrial, life science, military communities, mixed-use, multi-site, residential, senior living, transportation and urban regeneration.