Leadership

Meet the motivators behind the innovators.

There are over 100 Trapeze Group Asia Pacific employees striving each day to improve the services and solutions we offer you.

Our software is created, implemented and managed by staff with professional experience in public transport or the industries that serve them, ensuring the solutions we offer you are relevant, practical and robust for real-world application.

Each team in Australia, India and the Middle East is locally-led by an experienced director with decades of transport and technology experience behind them. This approach means you can enjoy the benefits of global experience and advancements as well as local support and deeper understanding of the environment you work in.

Learn more about the leaders of Trapeze Group in the Asia Pacific region.

Bill Delaney, Managing Director, Asia Pacific

Bill has 25 years of experience leading software businesses to deliver innovative solutions that help improve public transport for the benefit of the travelling public across the globe. Knowing the positive impact that Trapeze’s solutions have on people’s everyday lives and in times of emergency drives his passion for the transport industry.

Bill oversees Trapeze Group’s operations across the Asia Pacific region.

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Mel Pecen, Managing Director, Australia & New Zealand

Mel is an experienced public transport professional, having spent 30 years in the bus industry and holding several executive positions with large Australian bus operators before joining Trapeze. He has extensive knowledge of the complexities experienced by bus companies and is skilled at solving these challenges through the use of technology to gain greater optimisation and efficiency.

Mel leads Trapeze Group’s Australia and New Zealand business while contributing to the broader management and success of the company across the Asia Pacific region.

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Ashwani Handoo, Managing Director, India

With over two decades of rich experience in helping prominent international solutions flourish in India’s local environment and leading global roll-outs, Ashwani is an expert in the practical application of IT to achieve savings and efficiencies in large enterprises. His knowledge of enterprise resource planning (ERP) gives him insight into how technology could help India’s public and corporate sector.

Ashwani is spearheading Trapeze Group’s expansion into India, with a focus on building relationships with public transport operators and authorities as well as improving the commuter experience.

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Matthew Brownlie, Managing Director, Middle East

An experienced IT and transport professional, Matthew has spent 15 years implementing and managing technology in the public transport, taxi and demand response sectors of Australia, the United Kingdom and the Middle East. He offers a unique combination of hands-on technical experience in IT infrastructure and systems and skill at business development and relationship management.

Matthew is the leader of Trapeze’s growing team in the United Arab Emirates, improving customer satisfaction and localising Trapeze’s business activities in the region.

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Ben Dvoracek, Director of Sales & Business Development, Asia Pacific

Originally part of the Trapeze Group North America team, Ben joined Trapeze Group Asia Pacific’s Australian office in 2016. A lifelong sales professional with a degree in Psychology, he is an expert communicator with extensive knowledge of how technology can be used to improve and add value to transport operations.

Ben’s focus is to build Trapeze’s Asia Pacific business by forging strong and long-lasting relationships with clients. 

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