Since establishing a presence in Asia in 1975, Leighton Asia has gone from strength to strength as one of the region’s leading construction and mining service providers. We possess a unique combination of local knowledge and extensive international experience, which allows us to develop competitive, innovative and practical solutions in a region that is home to one-quarter of the global population. Our ability to consistently deliver results to clients, shareholders and communities in our geographically vast and culturally diverse Asian footprint is backed by our motivated, focused and performance-driven employees.
Hong Kong-headquartered Leighton Asia is wholly owned by Australia’s Leighton Holdings, one of the world’s major contracting, services and project development organisations as well as the world’s largest contract miner. Through a number of diverse and independent companies, including Leighton Asia, Leighton Holdings spans many countries in Asia, the Middle East and Africa as well as Australia. Each operating company functions independently but within a corporate governance framework defined by Leighton Holdings, which sets standards for ethical and financial performance, health, safety and rehabilitation, and community and environmental matters, including our Code of Business Conduct. Sydney-based Leighton Holdings was founded in Australia in 1949 and listed on the Australian Securities Exchange in 1962.