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, Asset Performance & Projects: Anthea Antonio

  • Director, Central Engineering & Asset Management: Greg Williams
  • Director, Infrastructure: Catherine Eymin
  • Director, Operational Control & Management Systems (OCMS): Mark Jelly
  • Director, Projects: Rob Robson
  • Director, Rolling Stock: Liam O'Shannessy (Acting)

Executive Director, Finance & Corporate Services: Thibaut de Crisnay

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

Executive Director, Passenger Service Delivery: Edward Thomas

  • Director, Lines: Allan Jones


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