DRA Global first opened its doors in Australia more than two decades ago and, in 2018, the organisation redomiciled its global head office to Perth.

Over the years they have developed a keen understanding of the different legislative frameworks in the resources sector across Australia and is able to ensure compliance through best practice strategies. Deep knowledge of the region sees the efficient management of all project resources to meet time and budget expectations. DRA Global has advised on some of the largest and most strategic projects in the region from its offices in Perth, Brisbane, Mackay, Adelaide and China.

Across Australia the APAC region offers a comprehensive total solution to customers from geology and resource estimation, studies and engineering, EPCM, EPC as well as operations, maintenance, construction and shutdown services.


Darren Naylor

Darren Naylor
Interim Executive Vice President: Australia, Asia - Pacific (APAC)

Darren Naylor has over 20 years’ experience across varying industrial sectors, more than 10 of which specialised in the engineering, mining and metals industry within Africa. Darren holds a B-Tech Marketing Degree from the University of Johannesburg as well as an MBA from Henley Business School.