The Operations and Planning Systems division of Tracsis employs over 60 permanent staff. Our team has extensive experience of managing and delivering projects and products in the fields of operations and planning. We have a range of specialist consultants with unique skills and talented software developers who can create innovative software solutions. We have no set way of working and we work with our clients in a friendly and collaborative manner. We favour a flexible, agile and open approach over prescriptive and “big bang” projects. The Operations and Planning Systems Division of Tracsis includes the staff, resources and experience of the companies previously known as: RWA Rail Ltd Safety Information Systems Ltd (Compass) Datasys Ltd
Operations and Planning Systems – Management Team
Joanna Williams - Head of Software
Joanna joined Tracsis in 2016 as General Manager of Tracsis’ Software Business, encompassing the full range of Tracsis’ industry renowned scheduling, business information and management software products. Joanna has more than twenty years’ experience in the railway industry, together with a proven track record of delivering enhanced productivity, streamlined operations and implementing change.
Alex Sarginson – Head of Consultancy
Alex Sarginson joined Tracsis in 2013. Alex is a Principal Consultant and Tracsis’ Head of Consultancy. Alex is also a licenced Signalling Design Verifier. Alex has successfully delivered a number of consultancy and engineering projects with multiple stakeholders and team members; providing quality outputs on time and in budget. Alex strongly believes in the value of good people management, strong stakeholder engagement and building relationships and is an expert project manager across multiple disciplines.
Alex Robertson – Head of Sales and Marketing (Software)
Alex is responsible for business development of our software products including the Datasys suite. Alex works closely with our clients to understand their technical and commercial requirements and ensure our software is developing business advantage for Mass Transit Systems Operators. Alex joined Tracsis in 2007 having previously worked in the digital communications networks industry since graduation from Manchester Metropolitan University.
Alastair Morrison – Head of Sales and Marketing (Services)
Alastair Morrison has over 20 years rail planning experience around the world in a wide variety of roles. Alastair is our Head of Sales and Marketing for consultancy services and also plays an active role in managing projects; he has led franchise planning workstreams and developed novel solutions to planning questions on many projects. Alastair is currently engaged in setting up the Tracsis Operations and Planning Systems Division office in central London and leading engagement with London-based clients. He holds a Master’s degree in Transport Planning and Management from the University of Westminster.