Bombardier Transportation has
appointed Wendy McMillan as Head of South East
Asia and MD – Australia,
effective 1 February 2019.
Based in Melbourne, Ms. McMillan
will be responsible for the end-to-end mandate of business
development and sales through to project execution and services
delivery for the new Australia and South East Asia sub-region.
McMillan brings to Bombardier almost 30 years of executive
experience gained in the government, rail, infrastructure and
consulting sectors. She joins Bombardier from the Victoria State
Government where she was Chief Executive Officer of the Rolling
Stock Development Division with responsibility for trains and
trams, including developing strategic business cases and delivery
of capital projects, asset management and industry development.
Prior to that she has held various senior roles in business,
including for Queensland Rail, Everything Infrastructure Group
(EIG), John Holland Group and the Port of Brisbane Corporation.
Per Allmer, President of the Western Europe, Middle East, Africa
and Asia Region at Bombardier Transportation said, “We are
delighted to welcome Wendy McMillan to Bombardier. With her
experience in business development, project delivery and rolling
stock procurement, she is a great addition to our senior team. With Australia and South East Asia together as one strong
sub-region, combined with Wendy’s strategic leadership, our
objectives are to increase customer satisfaction, drive business
growth and deliver our transformation program.”
In addition to her role as Head of Australia and South East Asia,
Ms. McMillan has also been appointed as Managing Director Bombardier
Transportation Australia. Paul Brown, who has held this position
on an interim basis since August 2018, will return to his
role as Project Director for the Queensland New Generation Rollingstock