Bruce Roberts is the Chief Executive of Landgate. Having commenced at Landgate in 1993, Bruce has worked on major legislative reforms, such as changes to the Transfer of Land Act 1893 which enabled WA's digital land title register, and the creation of the Land Administration Act 1997 which created the single title registration system for private and Crown-owned land in WA. Bruce contributed to the drafting of the Land Information Authority Act 2006 which saw the creation of the Statutory Authority which operates as Landgate. Bruce has also worked on international projects establishing land title systems in Asia and was the inaugural Chair of the Australian Registrars National Electronic Conveyancing Council of Australia. Prior to the role of Chief Executive at Landgate Bruce was General Manager Operations.
General Manager Strategy, People and Performance
Liz Burke joined Landgate in 2014 and has worked as General Manager, Strategy People and Performance since October 2016. Liz has extensive experience in leadership and organisational development, cultural and transformational change. Liz and her team add value to the organisation, our people, customers, community and shareholder through; supporting strategy development and execution, performance analysis and reporting, business planning, strategic portfolio management, policy and legislative improvements and the very important job of people and cultural development. Having worked across a range of industries Liz's past employers include state governments in Victoria and Western Australia, large corporations and a renowned Western Australian start-up.
General Manager SPUR
Peter Markham became the General Manager SPUR in January 2017. Peter has a proven track record in creating partnerships between the private and public sectors and working with the start-up industry. Having established earthmine Australia (eA) in 2012, Peter was appointed as its Chief Executive Officer where he developed the organisation from a small start-up to a profitable business within its first two years. Before joining Landgate in 2009, Peter worked in the land and property development sector where he managed major projects, including the award-winning $140 million South Hedland Urban Renewal Project. Peter is also a recipient of Business News’ prestigious 40under40 awards.
General Manager Operations
Dione Bilick is currently the General Manager Operations. Dione has undertaken a variety of roles within Landgate, developing expertise in surveying, land development and spatial information. Dione was appointed the first female Surveyor General of Western Australia in July 2017, and has served on the Land Surveyors Licensing Board since 2013. Dione has acted as Director Location Data Services and been a Delegate Registrar of Titles, broadening her experience across the business. After obtaining her Bachelor of Surveying and prior to joining the then Department of Land Administration in 2001, Dione worked in the goldfields as a surface and underground mine surveyor.
General Manager Business Enablement
Eugene Suares is Landgate’s General Manager Business Enablement. Eugene joined the agency in June 2013 as Director Customer Service. He has since worked across multiple streams of our business optimising value chains, enhancing service delivery and contributing towards strategy. Eugene brings extensive experience from a diverse background of dynamic organisations built on a track record of connecting people and technology to strategy to achieve strong sustainable returns. This year Eugene and his team have been focussed on the evolution of our traditional Corporate Services function to a more empowered value chain oriented directorate of Business Enablement. This year also saw the transition of our ICT Services to our subsidiary Advara Ltd and expansion of our technology roadmap to enable our business strategy to increase information asset efficiency and support greater access to our services.