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The Australian Turf Club acts as the driving force behind the sustainability and growth of racing in Sydney.

Currently, the ATC employs 280 highly-skilled and dedicated full-time staff and over 2,000 casual staff who pride themselves on delivering the 113 race meetings that are run across the organisations four premium venues; Royal Randwick, Rosehill Gardens, Warwick Farm and Canterbury Park.

EXECUTIVES

Jamie Barkley

Chief Executive Officer

Jamie Barkley was appointed as ATC’s Chief Executive in October 2018. Jamie brings extensive experience in sports administration, strategic planning and managing Club membership.
Jamie has had racehorse ownership interests for more than 2 years.

FAVOURITE RACEHORSE OF ALL TIME: Gold and Black

Matt Galanos

Chief Financial & Operations Officer

Matt is responsible for strategic and financial management including reporting, budgeting and forecasting, and cash flow management. Matt is also responsible for the delivery of Hospitality & Operations; and our I.T., Legal, Risk & Compliance and Company secretarial obligations.

FAVOURITE RACEHORSE OF ALL TIME: Kingston Town

James Heddo

Executive General Manager, Racing Services & Membership

James heads up the ATC’s racing department, with almost 30 years’ experience in the Racing Industry he has a deep understanding of managing tracks and training centres, and a proven track record of leadership.

FAVOURITE RACEHORSE OF ALL TIME: Triscay.

Christy McKay

Executive General Manager - People & Culture

Christy heads up the People and Culture function – as well as Safety, Health and Environment. Christy is responsible for the development and execution of learning programs that drive organisational performance.

FAVOURITE RACEHORSE OF ALL TIME: Winx

OUR TEAM

Jeffrey Lemon

Head of Sponsorship

Jeffrey is responsible for developing revenue strategies to leverage ATC assets in sponsorship.

FAVOURITE RACEHORSE OF ALL TIME: More Joyous

Chris Bevan

Head of Marketing

Chris is responsible for developing ATC’s marketing and brand strategies while leading our Digital teams.

FAVOURITE RACEHORSE OF ALL TIME: Frankel.

Steve McMahon

Head of Membership & Community Engagement

Steve is responsible for implementing the Club’s Membership program and developing the relationship with members. Steve’s unique skill set will help position the ATC for the challenges and opportunities that lie ahead.

FAVOURITE RACEHORSE OF ALL TIME: Sunline.

Adam Smith

General Manager Raceday Customer Experience

Adam is responsible for improving the race day experience for all of our customers at all ATC venues, including Members, Owners, Sponsors, and the General Public.

FAVOURITE RACEHORSE OF ALL TIME: Octagonal

Tanya McManus

Head of Hospitality & Events, Royal Randwick & Warwick Farm

Tanya is responsible for leading operational strategies for race day and non-race day hospitality, event management, logistics, venue operations and customer service.

FAVOURITE RACEHORSE OF ALL TIME: Reckless

Matt Sharman

Head of Hospitality & Events, Rosehill Gardens & Canterbury Park

Matt is responsible for leading operational strategies for race day and non-race day hospitality, event management, logistics, venue operations and customer service.

FAVOURITE RACEHORSE OF ALL TIME: Kingston Town.

Ben Whatmore

General Manager AV & Broadcast

Ben is responsible for strategies for Broadcast and Audio Visual, operation of race day Outside Broadcast, operation of the LED screens and content as well as internal screens.

FAVOURITE RACEHORSE OF ALL TIME: Incitatus.

RACING & TRACKS

James Ross

General Manager Racing, Wagering & International

James is responsible for racing business at the Australian Turf Club including racing fixtures, programming and wagering. James also leads the ATCs international racing strategy to enhance participation and visitation.

FAVOURITE RACEHORSE OF ALL TIME: Subzero.

Lindsay Murphy

General Manager, Racecourses

Lindsay is responsible for the Australian Turf Club’s racetrack presentations, training tracks, gardens and surrounds along with conduct of training.

FAVOURITE RACEHORSE OF ALL TIME: Kingston Town.

Nevesh Ramdhani

Racecourse Manager, Royal Randwick

Nevesh manages end to end operations of the Royal Randwick racing and training tracks and plays a key role with Trainer liaison and communications, contract management and racing infrastructure.

FAVOURITE RACEHORSE OF ALL TIME: More Joyous.

Shaun Patterson

Racecourse Manager, Rosehill Gardens

Shaun manages end to end operations of the Rosehill Gardens racing and training tracks and plays a key role with Trainer liaison and communications, contract management and racing infrastructure.

FAVOURITE RACEHORSE OF ALL TIME: Black Caviar

Greg Carmody

Racecourse Manager, Canterbury Park

Greg manages end to end operations of the Canterbury Park racing and training tracks and plays a key role with Trainer liaison and communications, contract management and racing infrastructure.

FAVOURITE RACEHORSE OF ALL TIME: Intergaze.

Mark Jones

Racecourse Manager, Warwick Farm

Mark manages end to end operations of the Warwick Farm racing and training tracks and plays a key role with Trainer liaison and communications, contract management and racing infrastructure.

FAVOURITE RACEHORSE OF ALL TIME: Octagonal.

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