Executive team

Julien Dehornoy
Chief Executive Officer

Julien Dehornoy, CEO of Yarra Trams, is helping to bring world’s best practice to the world’s largest tram network. Julien is familiar with leading large and complex transport operations, following his role at France’s national state-owned rail company, SNCF. He was Managing Director of some of the largest and busiest train lines serving Paris (D-Line and R-Line), part of the Regional Express Network. Prior to arriving at Yarra Trams, Julien was the Chief of Staff to the Minister for Transport in France. Julien’s pivotal leadership role at the Department was grounded in his style of fostering strong collaboration, respect and trust between teams, stakeholders and partners, and his passion for public transport. Julien stepped into the position of CEO on 13 January 2020, from his previous role at Yarra Trams, as Executive Director, Passenger Experience Delivery.

Thibaut de Crisnay
Executive Director, Corporate Services & Projects

Carla Purcell
Acting Executive Director, Passenger Service Delivery

Robert Tatton-Jones
Executive Director, Asset Performance

Sunny Bhasin
Director, Infrastructure

Josef Brennan
Director, Safety & Security

Rebecca Hawkins
Director, Procurement

Mark Jelly
Director, Operational Control & Management Systems

George Konstantopoulos
Director, Operational Planning & Performance

Rob Robson
Director, Projects

Mark Stefani
Director, Rolling Stock

Emilie van de Graaff
Director, Passenger & Network Innovation

Marc Walter
Director, Finance

Greg Williams
Director, Central Engineering and Asset Management