Yarra Trams

Executive Team

Nicolas Gindt 2017

Nicolas Gindt - Chief Executive Officer

Nicolas is a seasoned leader in the transportation industry, having held senior positions in rail passenger and freight organisations for more than 20 years. He has consistently delivered results in managerial leadership, operation, and customer experience.

As Chief Executive Officer of Yarra Trams, Nicolas is accountable for ensuring the ongoing sustainability of Melbourne's tram network and building a service that will continue to meet the growing needs of the most liveable city in the world.

Our Executive Team

Executive Director, Passenger Service Delivery: Terry Scott

  • Director, Network Strategy & Planning: Ian Hopkins (acting)
  • Director, Lines: Allan Jones
  • Director, Rolling Stock: Chris Stinchcombe

Executive Director, Technical Delivery: Anthea Antonio

  • Director, Infrastructure: Catherine Eymin
  • Director, ICT: Neil Roberts
  • Director, Projects: Rob Robson

Executive Director, Finance & Corporate Services: Craig Ypinazar (acting)

  • Director, Finance: Marc Walter
  • Director, Commercial & Legal: David Schmidtke
  • Director, Projects & Organisational Effectiveness: Craig Ypinazar


  • Director, Safety Systems: Adrian Rowland
  • Director, Public Affairs: Stephanie Luelf
  • Director, Passenger & Network Innovation: Emilie van de Graaff