Marc Allen is the Programme Commercial Manager at the Australian Rail Track Corporation (ARTC) working on the Inland Rail Programme, the largest freight rail infrastructure project in Australia.
In this role Marc is responsible for:
- Contract Management and Administration;
- Insurance; and
across the entire Programme.
Marc has over 35 years’ practical experience of project and commercial management, quantity surveying and consultancy services within the public and private sectors working on major economic infrastructure projects, including schemes for railways, roads, airports and tunnels as well as social infrastructure projects for hospitals, schools and other accommodation facilities.
Marc also has experience in the procurement, development, negotiation and delivery of a range of large social and economic infrastructure PPP/PFI projects both in the UK and Australia, having negotiated many of these contracts to commercial and financial close for both the public and private sectors, working alongside legal and financial advisors.
Marc has operated in a number of senior commercial roles acting for the client on major railway infrastructure projects including the Channel Tunnel Rail Link (CTRL) project and Heathrow Express Rail Link in the UK and the Sydney Light Rail PPP as well as the Wiggins Island Rail Project in Queensland.