Ross holds professional qualifications as an Economist and is widely acknowledged as an industry leader in the specialised field of major event transport with over 15 years of experience at the helm of many of the largest events in Australia since 2000.
Ross has an extensive public and private sector background covering the last 35 years in both public and private sector roles. Public sector roles included financial and managerial accounting in Queensland Rail (6 years) and several portfolios involving administration, contracting and financial management of bus services, airlines, water ferries and taxis for Queensland Transport (7 years). Ross also had personal responsibility for the administration of 3 Acts of Parliament and is fully au fait with the machinery of Government.
In 1994, Ross left the public sector to set up Roscar Management Consulting Pty Ltd and has worked in various consulting roles to Government (Federal, State and Local), several major corporations and numerous companies and industry bodies, spanning a number of different industries as a consultant or specialist advisor, since that time.
Since 2001, Ross has increasingly specialised in the major event transport market as either Lead Agent, Project Manager and/or JV Partner in conjunction with several businesses. He has been heavily involved with all aspects of project management, planning, scheduling, rostering, system design, confidential legal and contractual matters, negotiating with key stakeholders throughout private and public sectors, providing an interface into the bus industry, and possessing an intimate understanding of how the bus industry works, including pricing and operational elements. Ross also possesses extensive skills and has been highly successfully in developing and writing tenders and expressions of interest across a range of industries, but most particularly in major event transport.
In terms of major events, Ross has string of credits to his name and has been a highly successful Event and/or Project Manager for the past 15 years. The accompanying Testimonials page speaks for itself in terms of Ross’ achievements.
Ross is the principal and managing director of Roscar Australia Group Pty Ltd.