Meet the team

Garry Lougher

Garry Lougher

Director

Garry Lougher is the GM of Australian Rail Technology and he is experienced in delivery of complex technology and projects.

He utilises his long and detailed IT history along with his keen eye for engineering to bring his team together to manage and deliver highly technical engineered solutions and Operational Technology projects. Garry is open to discuss new business ventures and ideas and is always looking for that new cutting-edge opportunity.

Garry is a self confessed technologist, he is into US muscle cars, track racing and collects High performance Cars.

Alex Pashkov

Alex Pashkov

Director

Alex Pashkov is a founding partner and is ART’s Operational Manager.

Since the Company started to operate, he has been responsible for the functioning of the organisation including Production and Finance at an early stage.
He is goal-driven, strategic thinker and self-motivated person whose aim is to ensure continued Company growth.

The Company’s family-orientated environment is one of the highlights in his career with ART.

His willingness to grow with the Company is one of the driving forces for ART to achieve new heights and accomplishments.

Kerry Robinson

Kerry Robinson

Operations Manager

Kerry is the National Account Manager for ART, holding this role since 2010.

Prior to ART she gained various experience in the rail industry from Sales to Project Management. Kerry has brought passion, enthusiasm and her personal customer base to develop an extensive range of contacts with a ‘Can Do’ attitude.

Kerry provides advice, solutions and prides herself for her on-time delivery, for all queries and tenders.

“What I enjoy most about my role is when my clients call me and say ‘Can you help me Kezz?!’ The most rewarding part of my job is customer satisfaction”

Her one big ‘want’ whilst in the Railway Industry says Kerry is to drive a Locomotive… a simple request. "Offers please..!"

Adam Hopwood

Adam Hopwood

Finance Manager

Adam Hopwood is the Finance and Administration Manager, joining ART in 2010. Adam brought a wealth of experience and a varied skill set to the team.

Adam is a qualified accountant with over 20 years experience in financial and commercial roles within the IT, Financial and Infrastructure sectors.

Adam believes that all areas of a company contribute to its performance and so has been regularly evaluating the various Finance and other back office areas to reduce any inefficiencies.

Outside of work Adam is usually preparing for his next Obstacle Race or Mud Run.

Paul Boere

Paul Boere

Electronics Engineering Manager

Paul Boere is the Manager at our Taree office and has worked on electronic design and manufacturing for the rail industry for over 16 years. Paul is primarily focused on electronic hardware and software design for rolling stock equipment. He has extensive experience in design for the Australian Rail Industry and a solid knowledge of electronics.

Paul has a thorough understanding of the EMC and environmental requirements for electronic rolling stock equipment, having much experience with design and testing practices to meet these requirements.

"I really enjoy the fulfilment of designing a product from concept to completion."

Paul enjoys taking his trail-bike out for a ride and fishing whenever he gets a chance.