Andy Collins is a highly accomplished leader in the rail systems and transportation industry. With a career spanning multiple organizations and projects across Australia, New Zealand, Taiwan, and the UK, he brings a wealth of experience and expertise to every role. Collins has completed a range of relevant education programs, including a Bachelor of Engineering and Applied Science in Electronics and Computer Science at QUT, a Master of Engineering at UNSW, and an MBA at Deakin University.
At Cross River Rail, Collins currently serves as Systems Integration and Assurance Director, having previously held the role of Rail Systems Director. Earlier in his career, he was a Systems Engineering Manager for the Queensland Rail ETCS Level 2 Project at Parsons Brinckerhoff and Project Director and Network Architect for Integrated Major Projects at Public Transport Victoria. Collins has also held multiple positions at Ansaldo STS A Hitachi Group Company, Kinki Sharyo, Taiwan Shinkansen Corporation, and TMG International. His experience also includes development and engineering roles at BHP Billiton and Rail Safety Engineering.
Overall, Collins has extensive experience across a range of rail system engineering projects, including advanced train management systems, train order systems, electrification, and network architecture. He is a proven leader with a track record of managing complex projects and driving results.