Sydney, Oct. 2, 2014—Leading geospatial services company AAM Group has announced the appointment of a new CEO, Mark Freeburn. Mark’s appointment commenced on 1 October 2014 following a decade as AAM’s Head of Information Systems then Chief Operating Officer.
This appointment is timely as AAM expands on its rich heritage in surveying and mapping and builds its reputation with our customers as a geospatial solutions company. AAM’s advanced solutions include, 3D GIS and visualisation, web mapping systems, asset information and web enabled geospatial content provider. Mark’s substantial experience in senior management and team leadership positions is underpinned by an extensive background in IT and GIS.
Mark has had significant involvement on large international projects providing the understanding and passion to execute successful outcomes in often complex environments. This valuable experience will be used to guide AAM as it pursues global business in 2015 and beyond.
Outgoing CEO, Scott Ramage has led the organisation since 2006, overseeing many major technological advancements and Mergers and Acquisitions. “As AAM continues to expand its geographic reach beyond Australia, we are seeing many exciting international opportunities emerge. During 2014 AAM has worked in PNG, New Zealand and Pacific Island nations, Singapore, Malaysia, India, the UAE and several African states.” Ramage said.
Ramage concluded “Mark’s passion for focusing on customer outcomes and broad industry experience makes him the ideal individual, along with an expanded senior management team, to lead AAM through this exciting time.”
AAM is Australia’s largest geospatial services company, providing client-focused solutions to industries such as mining and minerals, oil and gas, construction, infrastructure and utilities, forestry, and government. The company provides geospatial services and technology to the Australasian, African and Asian markets with a workforce of more than 500 people. For more information: www.aamgroup.com.