Martin Loosemore is Professor of Construction Management at UNSW in Australia. He is also a Visiting Professor at Loughborough University in the UK. Martin has published over 200 scholarly books and internationally refereed articles in risk management, innovation and entrepreneurship, strategy, social enterprise, corporate social responsibility and HRM.
Martin was appointed as Advisor on Workplace Productivity and Reform to the Australian Federal Government’s Royal Commission into the Productivity in the Australian Building and Construction Industry and was appointed as a founding member of the Federal Government’s Built Environment Industry Innovation Council (BEIIC) to advise the Minister on innovation policy in areas like climate change, sustainability and industry competitiveness as well as issues such as regulatory reform, workforce capability, skills needs, access to new technologies and other priorities for the industry.
In 2014 Martin contributed to The Australian Government’s 2014 Productivity Commission Inquiry into Infrastructure Procurement and provides strategic risk management advice to many leading international organisations in the UK, Europe, China, Australia, Middle East and Southeast Asia.