Our Key People

Our Key People

KARTHIK THANGARAJ

Managing Director

Karthik possesses qualifications in Project Management and Civil Engineering. With more than a decade’s construction experience across residential, commercial, defence, industrial, and resources engineering (mining, oil, and gas) projects in Australia, he is an invaluable member of our team.

Karthik gained knowledge working various types of contracts, including design and build, schedule of rates, lump sum, and costs through management, site, and office-based roles. Project value varies between $4K and $450M, with exposure on various stages from feasibility study, scope detailing, engineering, site execution, handover, and management. He facilitates healthy relationships between stakeholders, thus ensuring the highest quality at every stage of the project, aka “The Candor Way”.

GOWTHAMA SANGAMI (SUNNY) VIJAYALAYAN

General Manager

Sunny completed her Master of Engineering at the University of Western Australia. She is a co-founder of Candor Contractors, and integral to the strategic management of the group. 

With several years’ experience working in the utility sector, Sunny brings vast knowledge and practical experience pertaining to company management, safety, and administration. Responsible for design management of D&C projects, she is a multiskilled asset known for her steadfast commitment to the highest quality outcomes.

IAN DESMOND BRADHSAW

Construction Manager

Ian is a registered builder in Australia for over 40 years, and the ideal fit to oversee the construction division of the business. Key milestones in his career include overseeing construction of the $250 million Gateway Village in Port Hedland, and supervision of the works at Perth airport budgeted at more than $25 million. With an incredible eye for detail, Ian confidently manages the multiple resources reporting to him throughout the process.

Ian is also a Qualified Municipal Building Surveyor. He holds several certifications including Builders Registration, and a Municipal Building Surveyors Certificate Qualification.