Raymond Steedman

Full Member


Dr Steedman has over thirty years experience in national and global environment and ocean service businesses, and government environment and marine science agencies. Major private sector positions: Executive Director and CEO of R K Steedman and Associates and Steedman Limited, 1974-1989; Executive Director of Oceanroutes (Australia) Pty Ltd, 1989-1994; Director and CEO of Aerodata Holdings Limited, 1993-1997 and 1997-2000; Chairman of Manatacom Technologies Pty Ltd, 1991-1993, providing advanced science, geophysical fluid dynamics, environmental and technology services and products for the mining, oil and gas, defence and government agency sectors. Major public sector appointments: Councilor and Chairman of the Australian Marine Institute of Marine Science (Townsville), 1982-1991 and 1991-1997; Executive Chairman of the Environmental Protection Authority in Western Australia, 1997-2001; Member State Library Board of Western Australia, 1990-1995. Currently Ray is an ocean and environmental consultant to industry and government; part time Executive Chairman (UNESCO/IOC) Western Australian Global Ocean Observing System, 1992 to present; Governor of Leeuwin Ocean Adventure Foundation, 1985 to present. The Australian Government awarded him the Centenary Medal in recognition of his contribution to society.

Experience practicing in:

  • Direct and manage environmental and technology based enterprises
  • Communicate effectively with shareholders, stakeholders, customers and staff
  • Develop and implement corporate environmental strategy, policy and operational planning
  • Develop effective environmental review and performance measures
  • Implement environmental organisational systems and processes, including organisational governance and compliance
  • Work effectively with boards of directors, government ministers and executives to solve environmental problems
  • Implementing environmental research and development to maintain market leadership

General Services ? View service descriptions

Project Management
Environmental Impact Assessment and Approvals
Environmental Management Plans (EMP)
Environmental Management Systems (EMS)
Data Management, Analysis
Compliance Reporting
Terrestrial Vertebrate Fauna
Air Quality
Waste - Liquid Management