Judith Brinsmead


Judith Brinsmead is chairman and owner of ADCO Constructions, one of Australia’s largest privately-owned construction companies with a $2 billion pipeline across a diverse range of sectors and geographies.

A former lawyer and partner of MinterEllison, she joined ADCO as an executive director in 1989 and has been responsible for the strategic management, continued growth and success of the company.

Judith is also owner of build-to-rent developer Arklife, a member of the board of trustees of Bond University, was instrumental in the success of the 2018 Gold Coast Commonwealth Games and is a current member of the Queensland Law Society and AICD.

She joins Urbanity to explore the state of construction in Australia, business leadership, future market trends and new growth opportunities.