Dr. Jane Lai - erbas™ - Engineers for Building Services

Jane provides result orientated sustainability services and ESD strategic direction to clients.
Jane has a passion for sustainable design and has worked on projects encompassing Green Star, WELL, and NABERS. She has demonstrated experience in building upgrade strategies, energy performance analysis, and NCC Section J compliance.
Jane has a keen interest in corporate sustainability strategy and has extensive experience in reporting environmental, social and governance aspects of organisations with the Global Real Estate Sustainability Benchmark assessment survey and preparing sustainability reports that align with the Global Reporting Initiative and Integrated Reporting frameworks. Jane also provides advice in portfolio performance improvement opportunities.

Project experience


• Australian Taxation Office, Box Hill, VIC
• NAB, Melbourne, VIC
• Bank of Melbourne, Melbourne, VIC
• AGL, Melbourne, VIC
• Australia Post, Melbourne, VIC
• 121 Exhibition Street, Melbourne, VIC
• Various WELL gap analysis for projects in Melbourne, Sydney and Brisbane


• Various GSA Student accommodations, Melbourne, VIC
• RMIT Village, North Melbourne, VIC
• Toorak Park, 590 Orrong Road, Armadale, VIC
• RMIT Bundoora West Student Accommodation, Bundoora, VIC


• Monash University, Clayton, VIC


• District Docklands, Docklands, VIC

Sustainability Reporting

• Corporate Global Annual Reports - GRI and IR aligned Report
• Cbus Property, Melbourne, Sydney, Adelaide, Perth, Brisbane - 6 monthly Environmental Reports
• Cbus Property, GRESB preparation and submission
• Various GRESB gap analysis in Australia and New Zealand


Doctor of Philoshophy
Bachelor of Engineer (Environmental)
Bachelor of Commerce


Chartered Engineer - Engineers Australia
NER Environmental
Green Star Accredited Professional
WELL Accredited Professional
NABERS Accredited Professional
BESS Trained Professional
EnviroDevelopment Professional


Member - Engineers Australia