Patrick joined Wilken in 1985 as an apprentice electrician and progressed to become joint owner and director of the Wilken Group in 1993 with partner Garrie Chappelow.
Patrick and Garrie have taken the company from strength to strength, with a current workforce of 90 employees and an impressive record of over 2000 completed projects.
Patrick has a direct involvement and hands on approach to all Wilken projects and is responsible for overseeing site supervision, company assets, labour, plant and equipment.
He uses his 34 years experience to lead by example in the strategic planning of day to day operations of all projects and to ensure that all WHS, Environmental, Quality Management systems and contractual issues are dealt with in a professional manner.
Patrick’s experience spans over the domestic, commercial and industrial industries, including high-rise, government institutions, shopping centres, factories, civil works, medical facilities, high voltage works and substations.