Adele McCarthy

Name: Adele McCarthy

Title: Chief Development Officer

Affiliation: Yarra Trams

Adele McCarthy is Chief Development Officer at Yarra Trams, leading advice on future plans, projects and innovations for the largest tram network in the world and overseeing delivery of a portfolio of infrastructure projects. Adele has a strong background in integrating infrastructure and land use planning as well as transport planning and project development. Highlights include establishing and leading the Planning & Precincts Division of the Suburban Rail Loop Authority, leading the inaugural state-wide 30-year infrastructure strategy as Director Strategy at Infrastructure Victoria, and leading the Metro Tunnel Project through its planning and development phases as Project Director.

Bachelors of Engineering & Arts, Monash University