Meet the Team


why choose us

When Keith Root started his building business more than 28 years ago he was the director, project manager and foreman for many of his projects and commissions.

Today while Keith continues to act as the company director, day to day management at both the customer and site level is in the hands of his sons: Tony and Mat.

Here’s a little more about Keith, Tony and Mat as well as other key members of the Keith Root team, many of who been part of the Keith Root Building Services extended ‘family’ for many years.

Keith Root Building Member

Keith Root


Keith has been in the building business for over 45 years and has worked on a number of major projects including working on the iconic Sydney Opera House.

His experience in the building industry gave him the opportunity to develop and refine a range of building and project management skills, which have been further refined over the past 30 years at Keith Root Building Services.

Keith’s passion for building excellence has led to the high standards that make Keith Root Building Services the respected company it is today.

    Tony Root

    Tony Root

    Managing Director

    Tony has been with Keith Root Building Services for over 25 years, going straight to the family business after finishing school.

    Tony started work as a apprentice under his father and now is the Managing Director of all Keith Root Building Services projects.

    He is the first person that most of Keith Root Building Services' clients talk to, and he makes it a point to keep in close contact with current clients and to visit site regularly to ensure everything is on track.

    Tony is passionate about client satisfaction. Completing projects on time, on budget and to the highest standard are essential.

      Root Mat

      Matthew Root

      Site Supervisor

      Matthew has been working in the family business for over 20 years.

      He is passionate about building and enjoys the variety and challenges that come with each new project.

      Mat takes great pride in his family’s business and his role in it.

      As a site supervisor, he is primarily responsible for liaising with clients and subcontractors.

      His goal is to make sure each project runs as smoothly and efficiently as possible.

      When he is not on-site, he is renovating around his home or landscaping the garden.

        Dan Watson

        Dan Watson

        Site Supervisor

        Dan is one of our company's leading site foreman and a qualified carpenter / builder.

        He has worked with Keith Root Building Services for over 10 years, and enjoys being part of a hard-working, family-owned business.

        As a site supervisor, Dan is responsible for looking after the day-to-day activities of a building project. He is the first contact point on site, and also takes care of coordinating the required trades and deliveries for a project.

        Dan is a keen snowboarder and mountain biker.

          Dan Magill

          Dan Magill


          Dan has worked as a carpenter with Keith Root Building Services for over 9 years and is now supervising some projects.

          Dan has worked on a number of major projects including the featured Vaucluse property. He enjoys the variety that comes from working at Keith Root Building Services, especially the opportunity to work on a huge variety of projects.

          Dan is a keen biker and currently rides a BMW but “loves anything with a motor” (and goes fast).