Our Australasian team


Our Executive team support our local teams to facilitate the best possible journeys for our customers. They set the strategic direction for our region, and ensure that Transdev is embracing its forward-thinking customer focus and new, sustainable technology.

Luke Agati
Chief Executive Officer
Luke joined Transdev Australasia as Chief Executive Officer in January 2019. He oversees more than 5,800 Transdev employees that deliver multimodal public transport services across Australia and New Zealand.
Carol-Anne Nelson
Chief Operating Officer (Strategy and Performance)
Carol-Anne Nelson is the Chief Operating Officer of Transdev Australasia. She brings a wealth of experience in the Transport sector and a passion for driving transformational change over 25 years.
Alexia Gontier
Chief Financial Officer
Alexia joined the Transdev team as General Manager Performance, Reporting and Systems in March 2018 and became Chief Financial Officer in April 2019.
Peter Orlowski
Chief Digital and Innovation Officer
Peter was appointed the Chief Digital and Innovation Officer for Transdev Australasia in August 2019.

A passionate advocate of customer excellence, Peter has a proven track record of success in digital transformation.
Paul Birch
Chief People & Culture, Chief Corporate Communications Officer
Paul joined the Transdev Australasia Executive team in late 2013, bringing with him a wealth of knowledge and expertise gained through an extensive career in human resource management.
James McCarthy
Director Asset Management
James McCarthy is an experienced business leader who has senior leadership roles over the last 15 years in the transport and building industries.
Brian Brennan
Chief Officer Light Rail Operations
Brian joined Transdev Australasia in September 2015, bringing extensive experience leading light rail operations around the world.
Nathan Lanthois
Chief Legal & Commercial Officer
Nathan has over 17 years' legal, commercial and senior management experience with a strong focus on operations and maintenance for major transport and infrastructure projects including numerous public–private partnerships.
Ian Craig
Chief Officer Bus Operations
Ian was appointed Chief Officer Bus Operations for Transdev Australasia in July 2019.

He is an accomplished and professional passenger transport executive with 30 years’ experience in the global transport industry.
Huw Bridges
Chief Safety and Assurance Officer
Huw Bridges was appointed to the role of Chief Safety & Assurance Officer in August 2019. With over 35 years of public transport experience, his career has spanned the UK, Europe, New Zealand and Australia working in heavy and light rail, bus and ferries.