maycon people


Company founder, Peter May, maintains a hands-on role in all aspects of the business, bringing the benefits of his considerable experience to every project. We are active members of leading industry associations including the Master Builders Association of Victoria (MBAV) and the Housing Industry Association (HIA) and the Victorian Small Business Ministerial Council. This kind of knowledge and experience is what sets us apart. We actively promote best practice within the industry and continuously strive for excellence in these fields.

Peter May
Founder and Managing Director


Peter founded May Constructions in 1991 as a young builder and entrepreneur. Following six years at Galvin Construction Group, Peter set up his own business undertaking small domestic and commercial projects. The company quickly grew to building high-end luxury homes and commercial spaces. It has since evolved into the industry leading and highly reputable Commercial Building and Development Group it is today.

Peter holds and Bachelor of Building from RMIT University as well as a Diploma of Property.  He is a Member of the Master Builder’s Association and Housing Industry Association. His wealth of construction knowledge and considerable industry experience has propelled May Constructions and the Maycon Group to eminent success.


Simon O’Brien
Director and Head of Operations


Simon is a highly motivated leader and business manager who honed his skills over nine years in the Australian Defence Force. After graduating RMIT University with a Bachelor of Business he continued his management and leadership training at the prestigious Royal Military College Duntroon. Graduating top of his class, Simon was commissioned as an Officer in the Cavalry, where he saw operational service both domestically as part of disaster relief and overseas on combat operations in Afghanistan.

Since 2013, Simon has been pivotal in driving the Maycon Group to achieve continuous quality and excellence in everything it does. His passion and skills are organisational management and continuous value improvement that combine with our already exemplary staff to create an inspired team of professionals who work hard to deliver quality projects.