Managing Director - Australia
John brought Sabre Rail Australia to life by combining his extensive experience and connections in the Global rail industry with the strengths of its UK parent.
He is an experienced and skilled executive, with the proven ability to think laterally and develop simple practical solutions to resolve complex situations. He has a strong multidisciplinary background, built through formal and extensive hands on experience in business commercialisation, R&D, engineering, systems, IT, logistics and technical operations.
Director Sales & Marketing
Harry is a co-founder of Sabre Rail in Australia, and leads the Sales & Marketing function. He is an experienced rolling stock executive with extensive business development, marketing, tender management, contract management, and after-sales customer service credentials, and technical expertise. He has deep industry relationships across Australia, New Zealand and beyond with rail operators (passenger and freight), prime contractors, and OEMs alike. Previous achievements include managing the Technical Training Department for MTA (Metrail) Victoria, commissioning the 4D train and Sprinters, prior to taking up various senior sales roles with Goninan, IFE, Bombardier and Faiveley.
Harry is committed to ensuring that our customers receive the best Customer Experience and return on their services investments.
General Manager, Operations
Dominic is a highly visible supply chain technology executive, noted industry innovator & director, with demonstrated and proven experience in business change, process and planning, and information technology transformation. His focus spans global supply chain transformation and enabling information technology strategies. He is respected as a supply chain visionary and thought leader with a keen understanding of global supply chain business and technology trends. Dominic’s functional supply chain and business management experience spans over 25 years of supply chain and sales, logistics, manufacturing, planning & procurement, operations, customer service & systems implementation assignments within the high-technology and other multi-industry environments. Previous management roles include Group Supply Chain Manager for Ecolab, NZ Supply Chain Manager Nalco/Ecolab, Regional Business Manager Holcim, NZ Logistics Manager TruTest, NZ National Manager Goodyear.
Dave is a tertiary qualified mechanical engineer, with a Graduate Diploma in facilities planning & management, and a Masters Degree in engineering business management, David is an accomplished operations professional with proven ability to drive supply chain management excellence, as manifested by business process improvement and increased efficiency. He has extensive track record of improving plant operations and enhancing strategic goals, exhibiting expertise across the following: supply chain management; continuous improvement; facilities management; strategic planning; ERP systems implementation; risk management; quality assurance; inventory management; management systems implementation; negotiations; problem resolution; and leadership. Prior to joining Sabre, David spent 22 years at GKN Driveline, both in UK and Australia, in supply chain, quality & risk management and facilities manager roles.
He is focussed on ensuring that Sabre Rail get it right, First Time, Every Time.
Chief Financial Officer
Daniel is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Australia and New Zealand, and brings c-suite level executive management, financial reporting, and governance expertise to Sabre. He has extensive experience in the fields of business growth and expansion, restructure and turnarounds, start-ups and corporate finance transactions (sell and buy side advisory), with demonstrated success for many high profile brand-named businesses, including Sumo Salad, Marr Contracting Pty Ltd, Sphere Healthcare, Ray White Double Bay, Beeline Technology, Boomaroo Nurseries, and NextGen Gaming. He has held senior positions and undertaken key engagements with large international companies, private equity firms and successful start-ups in a variety of industries throughout Australia, the USA, China and the United Kingdom.
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