Tobie has been working in the industry for 19 years and he has broad transport planning, traffic engineering and project management experience. He worked in the United Kingdom for 4 years doing traffic and transportation planning and design, in both the public and private sectors in the Greater London area, working mainly on Transport for London (TfL) public transport and active mode projects. These included public transport route studies, bus priority projects and London Cycle Network projects. Whilst based in South Africa Tobie’s experience included an array of traffic engineering, transport planning and project management throughout South Africa and Africa including rail-planning studies, bus rapid transit infrastructure and operations studies and Transport master plans for various Metro, Local and District municipalities.
He moved to New Zealand in 2018 and worked for Auckland Transport as an Infrastructure Operations Specialist within the Metro Services team. His focus in this role was to improve bus infrastructure to enable bus operators to maintain or improve bus journey times and service reliability. Tobias is experienced as a project manager carrying out cost, time, quality, stakeholder, and risk management.