ATC Staff

The Australian Turf Club acts as the driving force behind the sustainability and growth of racing in Sydney. Currently, the Club employs 220 highly-skilled and dedicated full time staff who pride themselves on delivering the 123 race meetings that are run across the organisations four premium venues; Royal Randwick, Rosehill Gardens, Warwick Farm and Canterbury Park.


    Executive

  • Darren Pearce

    POSITION: Chief Executive Officer.

    CURRENT RESPONSIBILITIES: Strategic Direction, Management, Regulatory Industry Liaison and Corporate Secretarial Functions of the ATC’s entire operations.

    FAVOURITE RACEHORSE OF ALL TIME: Octagonal.

  • Matt Galanos

    POSITION: Chief Financial Officer.

    CURRENT RESPONSIBILITIES: Financial Management and Reporting, Strategic and Tactical matters, Budgeting and Forecasting and Cashflow Management and Funding.

    FAVOURITE RACEHORSE OF ALL TIME: Kingston Town.

  • Matt Rudolph

    POSITION: Executive General Manager, Racing.

    CURRENT RESPONSIBILITIES: Industry and Stakeholder Groups, Racecourses and Training Racing and Wagering.

    FAVOURITE RACEHORSE OF ALL TIME: Choisir.

  • Lynell Peck

    POSITION: Executive General Manager Hospitality, Events and Operations.

    CURRENT RESPONSIBILITIES: Race day and non race day hospitality, events and logistics’, facilities and properties, security and compliance, race day venue and customer service.

    FAVOURITE RACEHORSE OF ALL TIME: Sunline.

  • Jennifer Schembri

    POSITION: Executive General Manager, Human Resources.

    CURRENT RESPONSIBILITIES: Strategy and Policy Development, Work, Health, Safety and Environment, Employee / Industrial Relations, Compensation and Benefits, Recruitment and Retention, Learning and Development, Payroll Management, Rostering.

    FAVOURITE RACEHORSE OF ALL TIME: Makybe Diva.

  • Livia Bartoletti

    POSITION: Executive General Manager, General Counsel.

    CURRENT RESPONSIBILITIES: Provision of all legal and regulatory advice to the Directors of the Australian Turf Club, Participant in organisational strategy development and sole responsibility for all legal work required by the Australian Turf Club and the legal department budget.

    FAVOURITE RACEHORSE OF ALL TIME: Phar Lap.

  • Mark Flanagan

    POSITION: Executive General Manager, Property Development.

    CURRENT RESPONSIBILITIES: Development of all ATC property portfolio including $150m Royal Randwick Redevelopment, Hotel at Royal Randwick, Masterplanning, Financing, Approvals and rollout of all other developments.

    FAVOURITE RACEHORSE OF ALL TIME: Sea Biscuit.

  • Tony Partridge

    POSITION: Executive General Manager, Sales and Commercial.

    CURRENT RESPONSIBILITIES: Commercial Strategy, Corporate Partnerships, Sales, Marketing, Event Development and Digital Strategy.

    FAVOURITE RACEHORSE OF ALL TIME: Zipping.

  • Membership

  • Rohan Sawyer

    POSITION: General Manager, Commercial and Membership.

    CURRENT RESPONSIBILITIES: Manage efficient and effective operations of the ATC Membership program and provide superior customer service to all members. Grow the ATC Membership base and attracting more people to our sport. Crowd development strategies aimed at every layer within members and general admission.

    FAVOURITE RACEHORSE OF ALL TIME: Octagonal.

  • Sponsorship and Race Day Sales

  • Scott Kennedy

    POSITION: General Manager, Sales and Sponsorship.

    CURRENT RESPONSIBILITIES: Sponsorship and Race Day Sales.

    FAVOURITE RACEHORSE OF ALL TIME: I have always loved Gunsynd. I would always enjoy listening to stories about Gunsynd told by Grandfather who resides in Goondiwindi QLD where the owners were from.

  • Operations

  • Adam Smith

    POSITION: General Manager, Operations and Events (Royal Randwick and Warwick Farm).

    CURRENT RESPONSIBILITIES: Race day and non-race day hospitality, event management and logistics’, race day venue and customer service.

    FAVOURITE RACEHORSE OF ALL TIME: ADAM

  • Matt Sharman

    POSITION: General Manager Operations (Rosehill Gardens and Canterbury Park).

    CURRENT RESPONSIBILITIES: Race day and non-race day hospitality, event management and logistics, race day customer service and venue operations.

    FAVOURITE RACEHORSE OF ALL TIME: Kingston Town.

  • Security & Risk

  • Shane Brady

    POSITION: General Manager, Security, Risk and Investigations.

    CURRENT RESPONSIBILITIES: Security Operations (race day / event / non-race day), Risk Management, Regulatory Compliance and Investigations.

    FAVOURITE RACEHORSE OF ALL TIME: Grand Armee.

  • Racing & Tracks

  • Colin Tuck

    POSITION: General Manager, Racing and Wagering.

    CURRENT RESPONSIBILITIES: Race Dates, Race Programming and Wagering Facilities.

    FAVOURITE RACEHORSE OF ALL TIME: Kingston Town.

  • Lindsay Murphy

    POSITION: General Manager, Racecourses.

    CURRENT RESPONSIBILITIES: The presentation of all Racetracks, Training Tracks – grass and synthetics, Gardens and surrounds, Conduct of training.

    FAVOURITE RACEHORSE OF ALL TIME: Kingston Town.

  • Nevesh Ramdhani

    POSITION: Racecourse Manager, Royal Randwick.

    CURRENT RESPONSIBILITIES: Manage all operations of the Randwick racing and training tracks. Trainer liaison and communications, contract management, racing Infrastructure.

    FAVOURITE RACEHORSE OF ALL TIME: More Joyous.

  • Chris Toogood

    POSITION: Rosehill Gardens Track and Grounds Manager.

    CURRENT RESPONSIBILITIES: Rosehill Track and Ground Maintenance.

    FAVOURITE RACEHORSE OF ALL TIME: Kingston Town.

  • Greg Carmody

    POSITION: Racecourse Manager, Canterbury Park.

    CURRENT RESPONSIBILITIES: 36 Race meetings a year and track and grounds management.

    FAVOURITE RACEHORSE OF ALL TIME: Intergaze.

  • Heritage Society

  • Margaret Helback

    POSITION: Heritage Officer.

    CURRENT RESPONSIBILITIES: ATC Artwork Collection, Heritage Office and Heritage Society.

    FAVOURITE RACEHORSE OF ALL TIME: The Barb.