David Madden

Founding Director

B.AppSc (QS), Dip. Th. AAIQS

New South Wales


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David has over 35 years experience in the Construction industry as a Quantity Surveyor.

David founded MBM in 2002 and led the company for its first 15 years. He now concentrates his energies on training and leading MBM project teams and individual projects. His experience is anchored in the commercial aspects of construction with extensive face to face consultation with clients and project teams. David has a proven a track record in quantity surveying, cost planning, building estimating, procurement methods. David has a growing reputation for providing “expert witness” advice to both NCAT and Supreme Court of NSW matters.

David’s communications skills build strong, enduring relationships with clients and other stakeholders. He assists his clients through all phases of projects from conception, tendering, pre & post contract documentation & administration. He enjoys servicing multiple projects across all industry sectors for both domestic and international clients. With particular emphasis on schools, hospitality, workplace, residential, retail, hospital, and mixed-use developments.

David’s career commenced in 1984 at a leading Sydney Quantity Surveying practice, he then spent 7 years at a construction firm as a building estimator, contract estimator and project manager before returning to Quantity Surveying, working in Asia, then returning to Sydney.