Appointed 4 April 2016. Mr Vaile is the former Deputy Prime Minister of Australia and former leader of the National Party. He brings a wealth of experience in the global commerce environment, including that of Trade Minister involved in negotiating the US-Australia Free Trade Agreement (FTA), the then proposed Australia-China FTA, as well as similar agreements with trading partners Singapore, Thailand and Malaysia.
Brendan Joined SmartTrans in January 2017 having previously served in senior China-based executive roles for Cochlear and South Australian government incubator "SinoSA". Brendan has considerable expertise building businesses in China and since joining SmartTrans has already secured key partnerships to facilitate the growth of SmartTrans' e-commerce operations in China.
Appointed 26 July 2011, with significant experience in the information technology sector and its application to the transport industry. Also a director of the company’s subsidiaries Sm@rtTrans Limited, SmartTrans Technology (Beijing) Limited and SmartTrans (HK) Ltd.
Appointed 13 March 2013, also a director of the company’s subsidiary SmartTrans Limited. Mr Tang is the CEO of Beijing AustChina Technology, the Chairman of 123 AustChina Education Consultancy and a Director on the Board of the China-Australia Chamber of Commerce (AustCham Beijing).
Tracy's knowledge of the China market is built over a thirty year career that has included overseeing Kamsky Associates' China operations as President of KAI and Managing Director and postgraduate study at Renmin and Wuhan Universities.
Chinese investments overseen by Tracy include a $30 million joint venture manufacturing facility in Shanghai, a $50 million wholly foreign owned enterprise based in Guangzhou, a joint venture with the People's Bank of China involving issues of high national priority to China, and a cooperative venture based our of Zuhai, near macau.