Founder and Managing Director
Alex founded Barnabus in 2013 and has been dedicating his working life into this company ever since. Through his days of volunteer English-teaching, Alex found a passion in providing a high quality bus service while showcasing the best that South-East Queensland has to offer to our visitors.
With 7 years of experience in the past career as a mechanical engineer, Alex has a good understanding of machines, maintenance as well as teamwork.
Troy oversees the daily operations, while developing the business for growth and further opportunities.
Troy has over 25 years of leadership experience with 13 years dedicated to leading passenger transport operations. Troy has held senior roles with Carbridge (Now Swissport) Australia’s largest aviation bus operator leading over 350 team members operating 140 vehicles at 5 bus depots across Australia.
OPERATIONS / COACH CAPTAIN
Gareth has years of experience managing and directing his business in hospitality. With a major in accounting and business, Gareth now oversees vehicle / staff allocations to maximise efficiency while maintaining communcations with clients.
FLEET MANAGEMENT / COACH CAPTAIN
With a background in telecoms and engineering, Karson now fulfils the fleet management role, ensuring the vehicles are always up-to-date with their regular inspections and vehicle maintenance schedules. Karson is also responsible for ensuring the presentation of our fleet.
Karson also greatly enjoys the longer distance and touring charters.
Andrew brings years of experience as a coach captain – not just in operating heavy vehicles, but also in customer service, interactions and care. Andrew now shares his skills as he trains and develops the next generation of coach captain – ensuring the old art is not lost in this new age.
MARKETING / COACH CAPTAIN
Roy creates our marketing content across both online and offline media, including video production, photography and graphic design. With a master degree in marketing and a bachelor degree in international business, he knows how to recognise market opportunities for Barnabus with his market research and competitor analysis skills.