SAN DIEGO, Feb. 27, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Cubic Corporation (NYSE: CUB) today announced its Cubic Transportation Systems (CTS) senior vice president and managing director of Asia-Pacific, Tom Walker, has been appointed to the advisory board of the Tourism and Transport Forum Australia (TTF), one of Australia's leading transportation industry groups. TTF is a national member-funded CEO forum, advocating the public policy interests of leading corporations and institutions in Australia tourism, transport and aviation.
"Tom brings more than 30 years of experience working in transportation on three continents and we look forward to his contribution and insights, particularly into the new technologies that Cubic is developing and implementing around the globe," said Margy Osmond, chief executive officer for TTF. "His expertise in advanced ticketing and transport technology, tolling and traffic management is well recognized and respected within the industry."
"We are delighted that one of our most senior executives with such strong industry credentials has been invited to join the TTF board, further strengthening the long association Cubic has enjoyed with the organization," said Matt Cole, president of Cubic Transportation Systems. "Under Tom's leadership Cubic and Transport for New South Wales successfully installed and rolled out Sydney's Opal card, one of the world's top smart card ticketing systems, on time and on budget.
"Among his many contributions, Tom also oversees the Cubic team that has brought London-style contactless ticketing to Australia for the first time, with Transport for New South Wales's successful trial conducted on the Manly ferry fleet," added Cole.
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Cubic is a market-leading, technology provider of integrated solutions that increase situational understanding for transportation, defense C4ISR and training customers worldwide to decrease urban congestion and improve the militaries' effectiveness and operational readiness. Cubic Transportation Systems is a leading integrator of payment and information technology and services to create intelligent travel solutions for transportation authorities and operators. Cubic Mission Solutions provides networked Command, Control, Communications, Computers, Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance (C4ISR) capabilities for defense, intelligence, security and commercial missions. Cubic Global Defense is a leading provider of live, virtual, constructive and game-based training solutions, special operations and intelligence for the U.S. and allied forces. For more information about Cubic, please visit the company's website at www.cubic.com or on Twitter @CubicCorp.
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