David Arblaster

Name: David Arblaster

Title: Data Scientist, Chief Information Office

Affiliation: Public Transport Victoria

David is a highly skilled and intuitive insights analyst and manager with over 20 years’ experience in the Public Transport and Education sectors.

David is well regarded within the public transport industry as a subject matter expert. He has extensive knowledge of public transport system, service delivery, performance monitoring and information gathering techniques both through automated systems and field surveys.

David is committed to the development and continuous improvement of information collection and analytical systems to allow PTV to understand and respond to trends in patronage, revenue and cost recovery. Conceived and successfully advocated for the Data Analytic Platform which has now become a PTV-wide project.

He is highly proficient in the design and development of database systems, including perceiving needs, conceptualizing possible solutions, developing proposals and successfully delivering projects.

Planning Public Transport Services I & II          Monash University 2002

Bachelor of Business, majors in Accounting and Information Systems, Deakin University 1991

1991 – Awarded a place on the Dean’s List, for Academic Excellence, Deakin University