Nick Tamburro

Principal, Drum Advisory

Nick Tamburro has experience of over 35 years working on the delivery of projects across diverse government sectors including transport, water, telecommunications, urban re-development and building. He has also led the development and implementation of a wide range of whole-of-government and national project planning and contracting policies. Nick held various executive director level positions in the Victorian Department of Treasury and Finance working extensively with the following procurement models:

  • Public Private Partnerships
  • Alliance contracting (and other forms of collaborative contracting)
  • Traditional contracting (including Design & Construct)
  • Strategic sourcing of good and services

Nick also led work on emerging areas like value capture and introducing real options thinking in project planning. On retiring from Treasury, Nick established Drum Advisory as a sole practitioner advisory practice in late 2014.