Management Team

Ron Villaflor : Chief Executive Officer

Ron Villaflor

Chief Executive Officer

Since Eastern Guruma’s establishment in 2004, Ron Villaflor has provided strong leadership to build and grow one of Australia’s most successful Aboriginal companies. Ron’s background in the public service and small business sectors have prepared him for developing and diversifying the Eastern Guruma business during his time as Chief Executive Officer, with his hard work and dedication to his team leading to the delivery of a wide range of civil and mining projects for some of our country’s largest resource clients.

Cat Swaithes : Financial Controller

Cat Swaithes

Financial Controller

Cat commenced work at Eastern Guruma in 2016, bringing knowledge from her mining, agricultural, civil, aviation and rail background. Cat has over 20 years’ experience within finance, having managed small to large finance departments for over half of that time. Cat is a qualified Chartered Accountant, with tertiary qualifications in Process Improvements, Business and Finance.  Cat's achievements to date include re-engineering processes, systems and departments to generate cost savings, drive efficiencies and enhance both strategic and management information.

Terrille Andre : Human Resources Manager

Terrille Andre

Human Resources Manager

Terrille has been part of the Eastern Guruma team since 2014. With a Degree in Human Resources Management and General Management, Terrille and has worked in HR positions in the Mining and Construction Industry. Terrille is also a member of the Australian Human Resources Institute. Terrille has been a welcome addition to the Eastern Guruma Team with her efficient and friendly approach being highly regarded by clients and employees.