Lance Francis



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Lance is a Chartered Accountant and has served as Group Director of Finance within the Transit Group since inception. Lance is currently responsible for finance, administration and engineering at Transit companies in Perth, Adelaide and Brisbane. He has a broad background in the transport industry, having worked as Chief Financial Officer for the Australian subsidiary of Sea Containers (1970-1979) and as a consultant advising on the establishment of a second domestic airline in the Philippines (1991-1994). He established a coach business in Sydney in 1974, and joined with Graham Leishman and Neil Smith in developing bus and coach services in NSW and Queensland in 1985. Lance has a Bachelor of Commerce from the University of NSW.