Stuart Burdack

Chief Executive Officer, Association of Australian Dial Before You Dig Services


Thursday 15 November 2018, 12.30 – 1.00

Stuart commenced as CEO of Dial Before You Dig (National) in June 2017 after a thirty-year career in local government, including ten years as a CEO. Dial Before You Dig in Australia represents 800 asset owners with assets valued at more than $340 billion and extending over 740,000 km.

Dial Before You Dig provides a national single point enquiry service on utility asset information for anyone planning to excavate. In 2017/18, the service delivered more than 10 million referral notifications and is the essential first step in damage and injury prevention. As the national CEO, Stuart is leading a Dial Before You Dig project to design and develop the next generation of information referral/exchange services to prevent injury and infrastructure damage.

Stuart has expertise in building high performing organisations and has a strong commitment to industry collaboration and partnering to achieve creative responses to changing environments. This includes setting strategic direction for service delivery and continuous improvement across a multi-functional service mix.

Stuart has a Master of Business Management Degree, Graduate Diploma in Management, Bachelor of Applied Science Degree and a Company Directors Diploma. He is a member of the Australian Institute of Management, and the Australian Institute of Company Directors.