Our Leadership Team

Our management team is made up of highly experienced professionals fully committed to building and investing in our people to help us exceed customer expectations and make transport networks safer and more efficient.

Nikki Allder

Chief Executive Officer (CEO)

Nikki Allder commenced in the CEO role at Transmax in September 2019. The company is fortunate to gain a leader with Nikki’s significant strategic and management experience in transport industry positions and almost two decades’ in senior leadership roles.

Nikki joined Transmax having worked most recently at mobility company Transdev Australasia where she held a number of senior leadership and executive roles including Chief Officer Bus Operations, Chief Officer Strategy & Performance, Director of Business Transformation and Strategy, and Managing Director of a number of national sites.

In the CEO role, Nikki is driving a strategy to enable company growth in an ever-changing ITS landscape and her modern approach to managing business is facilitating the creation of an innovative workplace to support the achievement of customers’ ITS objectives.

Lynette Sperling

Chief Operations Officer (COO)

Lynette Sperling was appointed to the role of Chief Operations Officer (COO) in July 2019 having previously acted in the CEO role for Transmax. With more than 25 years of experience in the IT sector, including more than a decade in multiple leadership roles at Transmax, Lynette brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to her role.

As the COO, Lynette is responsible for company operations and leads a number of business areas including finance, people and culture, commercial, marketing, organisational excellence & risk, and procurement.

Lynette’s previous experience includes senior management and marketing roles in both government and private organisations within the IT, construction and environmental industry sectors. Lynette’s practical and customer-focused approach and her commitment to ensuring Transmax organisational improvement and highest standards of quality, have greatly enhanced both Transmax’s reputation and the partnerships between Transmax and its customers.

Lynette has a Bachelor of Business in Management and Public Relations (Dist) and is a Graduate of the Institute of Company Directors.

Andrew Paynter

Chief Technology Officer

Andrew Paynter was appointed to the position of Chief Technology Officer in July 2019. In this role, Andrew is responsible for developing and guiding the company’s product strategy and roadmap and managing the development of ITS and MaaS solutions for Transmax’s customers.

Andrew joined Transmax with significant previous experience including five years at SilverRail, where he held the position of VP Technology and Managing Director (Aust). He also spent more than three years as Director of Engineering at VMware, and over a decade at Honeywell where he held the role of Senior Manager of Software Development, and PMO, amongst other roles.

Andrew is an experienced technology executive with exposure to broad sets of technologies, business domains and markets. He believes that customer focus is crucial to success and takes a pragmatic, business-driven approach to deliver great outcomes for customers.

Andrew has a Master of Business Administration (MBA) from Macquarie Graduate School of Management and a Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) from University of Queensland.

Chris Fullelove

Executive Director - Customer Engineering and Support

Chris was appointed to the position of Executive Director – Customer Engineering and Support in July 2019. He was previously the Group Manager of STREAMS Arterials and Device Management, and Products & Services. Prior to this, Chris has held various key positions at Transmax.

As Executive Director of Customer Engineering and Support, Chris leads numerous teams including systems engineering, service desk, hardware engineering, application support, traffic services and ITS consultancy. His vision is to build high-performing teams to efficiently deliver and support Transmax products and services so customers achieve maximum value.

Chris is a passionate, competent ITS professional with a focus on providing quality solutions and delivering exceptional customer service to the company’s road agency customers across Australia.

Chris holds a Bachelor of Engineering, Electrical Engineering – Digital Systems from University of Queensland (UQ).

Domenic Fasone

Executive Director - Program Management Office

Domenic Fasone was appointed to the position of Executive Director - Program Management Office (PMO) in July 2019. Prior to this appointment, Domenic has held several senior roles at Transmax over the past decade including Chief Revenue Officer, VicRoads Programme and Account Director, Transport and Main Roads Programme and Account Director, and Programme Manager.

As Executive Director of PMO, Domenic leads a team that is responsible for executing successful projects that provide value to the company and benefit customers. Domenic is also responsible for leading the product release and quality assurance teams.

Prior to working at Transmax, Domenic's past roles included Telecommunications Consultant with the Department of Transport and Main Roads and General Manager Service Delivery at IntraPower.

Domenic has a Bachelor of Business Management from University of Queensland.