President, Rail Track Association Australia (RTAA)

Thomas Kerr

Thomas is the President of the Rail Track Association Australia (RTAA), who represent over 70 railway suppliers, manufacturers, operators, consultants, contractors and academics in the railway industry. As President, Thomas is passionate about addressing the skills shortages, and diversity and inclusion challenges that face the rail industry today.

Thomas has 10 years’ experience in the planning, construction and maintenance of railways as a Chartered Professional Project Manager and a Civil Engineer. With extensive expertise in rail, Thomas has a broad understanding of different railway modes through the whole of asset life. He is currently a Senior Systems Engineer with Shoal Group who specialise in Systems Engineering capability design in the Defence and Transport industries.