IHHA Director Australia

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Mark B. Kirkpatrick
General Manager Network Operations
320 Murray Street, Rockhampton, Queensland 4700, Australia
Tel: +61 (0) 457 717 681
Email: Mark.Kirkpatrick@Aurizon.com.au

Mark B. Kirkpatrick,

Mr. Kirkpatrick is a seasoned railway executive with international experience across four separate railways having worked in Switzerland, Canada, the USA, and Australia over the past 20 years.    Mark commenced his rail career in 1996, initially managing rail yards and terminals with Canadian Pacific.   Since then he has held a number of key management positions across the disciplines of Yard Operations, Service Design, Transportation, Engineering, Network Control, as well as time in Finance, Sales and Marketing, and IT.   

Mark is currently the General Manager of Network Operations for Aurizon's Central Queensland Coal Network with responsibilities for all operations and maintenance for Australia's largest coal below rail network.

Mark has served with the IHHA as a director since 2017 and currently lives in Brisbane, Australia.