Ashy is an experienced executive leader with over 25 years of experience and is professionally qualified in Finance, Business administration, Law, and IT.
Ashy is recognised in the industry for large-scale strategic transformation delivering significant financial and business improvement and delivering market share growth, both in Australia and overseas. He has a wealth of experience across the retail, telecommunication, media, supply chain, and transportation sectors and is passionate about customer service. Through his collaborative leadership style Ashy delivers rapid change, agility and drives efficiency focussed culture within organisation.
Ashy comes to Queensland Rail from global logistics company CEVA Logistics where he was CFO and Director for Australia and New Zealand and has previously held executive level positions at Woolworths, Edcon (South African fashion Retailer), and Myer.
As Chief Financial Officer, Ashy is responsible for providing commercial leadership to drive financial and business growth to the organisation that will be instrumental to deliver the Ready for Growth program. His focus on governance, compliance and risk management will further strengthen the organisation to strive to deliver world-class. Ashy commenced in the CFO role at Queensland Rail on 9 January 2023.