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170410M Melbourne 'Herald Sun':- editorial, airport line.- Swanston St tunnel.- St Kilda Rd (Adele T).
Melbourne Express: Monday, April 10, 2017.10.31 There are reports of debris falling from a building near SpencerStreet. Eastbound traffic has been affected.9.25 Parts of St Kilda Road are still underwater. According to one commuter,trams are "sardine packed".- 8.53 Adele T: The waterside view from my sardine packed no 64 tram on StKilda Road from my roomy but scary, bottom tram step section.9.11 The Sandringham line is back on track after flooding on the tracks atPrahran but there are still delays of up to 15 minutes.Trams in the area are overrun with commuters after buses replaced trainsfrom Elsternwick to Flinders Street.One poor commuter has watched six packed trams drive past them at a stop onInkerman Street in St Kilda.~8.40 or 9.03 Any extra trams? Two full capacity trams gone by inkerman stopand didn't stop. About 30 people at the stop waiting?7.21 Metro is asking commuters in Prahran and Ripponlea to use trams andbuses instead of trains.7.17 Buses will replace trains between Elsternwick and Caulfield (floodingover the lines at Prahran).The Burke and Wills statue on the corner of Swanston and Collins streets hasbeen taken down ahead of Metro Tunnel works at City Square.Explorers Robert O'Hara Burke and William John Wills crossed Australia fromMelbourne to the Gulf of Carpentaria in 1860-61.5.59 Many roads around the city are underwater, with reports of peoplegetting caught in floodwater in their cars this morning. Parts of St KildaRoad...are underwater.The severe weather warning for Monday. Photo: Bureau of Meteorology.Thousands of homes are without power and roads around Melbourne are floodedafter a severe storm lashed the state on Sunday.<www.theage.com.au/victoria/melbourne-express-monday-april-10-2017-20170409-gvhdkm.html>
Infrastructure Victoria:CEO - Michel Masson: started his career at Deloitte before joining theBollore Group where he held various senior finance positions in thetransport and logistics division in the UK, Australia and New Zealand. In2005 he joined Keolis as head of Finance and Operations for theInternational Division where he was responsible for leading public transportoperations in seven countries and held various non-executive directorpositions in UK and German rail franchises.Michel was appointed CEO of Yarra Trams in 2009 and helped lead thedevelopment of Keolis Downer throughout Australia, before joining theCalibre group in 2014 to create and lead its Transport Infrastructurebusiness.Michel is a graduate from the Harvard Business School (AMP), the EDHECBusiness School in France, and the Australian Institute of CompanyDirectors. He holds the Chartered Financial AnalystR (CFA) credential and isa member of the US CFA Institute.Michel became an Australian citizen in 2014.Infrastructure Victoria is led by a board of seven members comprising fourmembers from the private or non-government sectors, and three from thepublic sector.* Jim Miller was an Executive Director at Macquarie Capital from 1994-2015,with experience across a range of sectors, working with both government andprivate sector clients. Jim has extensive experience in infrastructurehaving worked in the areas of regulated assets, transport, energy, utilitiesand resources and social infrastructure. He has both a Bachelor and Mastersof Economics from Macquarie University. He is currently the Deputy Chair ofInfrastructure Partnerships Australia, a Fellow of the Australian Instituteof Company Directors and a Fellow of the Institute of Actuaries Australia.* Deputy Chair - Maria Wilton: is the Managing Director of FranklinTempleton Investments Australia and is also a director of the FinancialServices Council of Australia and the National Breast Cancer Foundation.Maria has previously held board roles with Melbourne Water, the AustralianGovernment Employees Superannuation Trust, Emergency Services and StateSuper, and Victoria Legal Aid. She has a Bachelor of Economics from theUniversity of Tasmania and is a Chartered Financial Analyst Charterholder,Fellow of the Australian Institute of Company Directors and a Fellow of theAustralian Institute of Superannuation Trustees.* Professor Margaret Gardner AO is the current President and Vice Chancellorof Monash University. Prior to this, Margaret was the President and ViceChancellor of RMIT from April 2005 to August 2014. Margaret is currently thechairperson of the Museum Victoria board, as well as a director ofUniversities Australia and the Fulbright Commission Advisory board. She hasa first class honours degree in economics and a PhD from the University ofSydney, as well as a Fulbright postdoctoral fellowship.* Ann Sherry AO: is the Chief Executive Officer of Carnival Australia, theleading cruise ship operator in Australia. Prior to this role, Ann was theCEO of Westpac New Zealand, as well as the CEO of the Bank of Melbourne. Annhas several non-executive roles including with ING Direct (Australia), TheMyer Family Company Holdings Pty Ltd, Australian Rugby Union and Jawun.Other roles include the Chair of Safe Work Australia, Australian IndigenousEducation Foundation) and Deputy Chair of the Tourism & Transport Forum. Shealso has extensive experience in the public sector, including as the FirstAssistant Secretary of the Office of the Status of Women in the AustraliaGovernment. She holds a Bachelor of Arts and a Graduate Diploma ofIndustrial Relations.* Chris Eccles was appointed Secretary of Victoria's Department of Premierand Cabinet in December 2014. As Secretary, Chris leads the department andthe Victorian Public Service in advising the Premier and the Government ofVictoria. Chris has extensive public sector experience, having beenDirector-General of the New South Wales Department of Premier and Cabinetfrom 2011 to 2014, and Chief Executive of the South Australian Department ofthe Premier and Cabinet from 2009 to 2011. He has also held leadershippositions at the ACT Chief Minister's department and with the AustralianNational Training Authority. Prior to moving into the public sector, Chriswas an Associate Director with KPMG and then a foundation Director of theconsulting firm, Phillips KPA. Chris holds a Bachelor of Arts and a Bachelorof Laws from the Australian National University.* Adam Fennessy: has been Secretary of the Department of Environment, Land,Water and Planning since January 2015. Adam leads the department inprotecting and enhancing Victoria's natural and built environment andheritage. Adam has extensive public sector experience, having held seniorpositions at government departments across a range of portfolios includinginfrastructure, resources and environment. He is a member of the nationalSenior Officials Committees for environment, water and planning. Adam is aVictorian Fellow of the Institute of Public Administration Australia and amember of the Australian Institute of Company Directors. He holds a Bachelorof Laws from Monash University.* David Martine: has been the Secretary of the Department of Treasury andFinance (DTF) since 2014. He leads the department in providing economic,policy and service delivery advice to the Victorian Government. Prior tojoining DTF, David held a number of senior roles in the Commonwealth publicsector, most recently as Deputy Secretary Aged Care in the Department ofSocial Services. He has also worked for the Commonwealth Treasury and wasDeputy Secretary, Budget Group in the Department of Finance andDeregulation. He has a Bachelor of Economics (Hons) from Monash Universityand a Master of Business Administration.<www.infrastructurevictoria.com.au/our-people>