INTRODUCING OUR FRIENDLY TEAM

We are passionate about Victoria’s building industry and fanatical about impressing clients with our ability to provide
a service that is reliable, helpful, and responsive. We openly declare that we love our job!

Matthew Curtain

Matthew Curtain

• Registered Building Surveyor
• Fire Safety Engineer

Matthew is a registered building surveyor and fire safety engineer with more than 14 years experience in the building and construction industry both nationally and internationally.

 

Matthew possesses extensive knowledge and experience in regulatory compliance of domestic, commercial, industrial and residential care construction. Matt also has experience in project management, town planning, contract administration and risk management across a wide variety of industries.

Ari Loupatatzis

Ari Loupatatzis 

• Registered Building Surveyor
• Registered Building Inspector

Ari is a registered building surveyor and registered building inspector with over 13 years experience in building surveying, regulatory consulting and building regulation development. Ari has strong knowledge and experience in assessing regulation compliance of domestic buildings.

 

Ari specialises in the areas of building siting, footing and foundation systems, timber framing methods and termite and bushfire protection.

 

Prior to joining the Watershed Team, Ari was the Executive Officer of the Building Commission which saw him play an integral part in the development of building policy in Victoria; advising the Building Commissioner and Minister for Planning on all matters related to building regulatory compliance.

Jon Clampett

Jon Clampett

Registered Building Surveyor

Jon is a registered building surveyor with over 7 years experience in government and private industry. Jon has a strong understanding and is experienced in assessing regulation compliance of domestic buildings.

Prior to joining the Watershed Team, Jon was a Technical Advisor to the Building Appeals Board (BAB) which saw him provide technical advice to the BAB, industry stakeholders and the public in relation to matters under the Building Act, Building Regulations & Building Code of Australia. As part of his role with the BAB, Jon was responsible for reviewing applications for modifications and compliance determinations and presenting them to the BAB for decision.





Luke Curtain

LUKE Curtain

• Assistant Building Surveyor
• Registered Building Inspector

Luke is an assistant building surveyor and registered building inspector with experience in public and private industry as well as exposure to the housing sector internationally. Luke possesses a strong understanding of domestic construction techniques and processes together with extensive planning assessment and administration experience.

 

Luke possesses extensive knowledge and experience in regulatory compliance of domestic construction. Luke is also a Certified Practising Accountant and has experience in project management, contract administration and business development across a wide variety of industries.

Peter Appleton

Peter Appleton

• Registered Building Inspector

Peter Appleton, friends and family know him as P.J is a registered building inspector which he has been for the past 8 years.

Prior to becoming an Inspector, P.J was a carpenter by trade doing a carpentry and joinery Apprenticeship at Gippsland group training where he developed numerous skills about construction including, residential slabs, house construction and renovating. He has a hand on approach to the building regulations and the act. Recently married and moved back to Gippsland after 12 years living in Melbourne. He loves spending time with friends and family and enjoys all sports and old cars.

Denise Loupatatzis

Denise Loupatatzis 

• Accounts

Denise is an assistant accountant with over 10 years experience in business accounting. Denise is responsible for managing the Watershed financial accounts.