Ian Macdonald

last updated 4/16/2018

Ian Macdonald

National Industrial Relations Manager at Bus Industry Confederation Inc

53 The Corso, Manly, New South Wales, Australia
HQ Phone:
+61 2 6247 5990

General Information


National Industrial Relations Manager - Australian Public Transport Industrial Association


Bachelor of Law

Bachelor of LawsSydney University


Member - Australian Human Resources Institute

Member of the Workplace Policy Committee - Australian Chamber of Commerce and Industry

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Ian MacDonald
National Industrial Relations Manager Australian Public Transport Industrial Association (APTIA) Phone: (02)9932 7106 Mobile: 0427 206 326 With more than two decades experience in Industrial Relations and complex contract negotiations, Ian MacDonald began working within the Bus & Coach Industry in 1990 as a Solicitor representing Bus Operators and from 1996 with BusNSW as an Industrial Relations and Transport onsultant. Ian has lead APTIA since 2009 to become a national industrial resource for the Transport industry representing members across all states including Bus & Coach Associations, major urban transport operators such as Keolis Downer, Greyhound Australia, Murrays and Transit Australia Group. Ian is an active member of his profession and the industry. This is evident through his participation and involvement in a numerous boards and committees including acting as Chairman of the Bus & Coach Industry's Industrial Working Group (IWG), member of the Australian Chamber of Commerce & Industry (ACCI) Workplace Policy Committee and as a member of the Australian Human Resources Institute (since 2011). He holds a Bachelor of Law (Sydney University), Certificate of Transport Management (NSW Institute of Transport Management) and Certificate IV in Human Resources.

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2017 National Conference

Ian MacDonald, National IR Manager - APTIA, Industrial Arm of the Bus Industry Confederation
Ian MacDonald, National Industrial Relations Manager - Bus Industry Confederation As the National Industrial Relations Manager for the BIC, Ian heads up the Australian Public Transport Industrial Association (APTIA), which is the industrial arm of BIC. Ian has been involved in the bus industry for over 20 years, with one of his earliest roles as a solicitor, as the Industrial Relations Manager for BusNSW. Ian has many years' experience in industrial relations and now represents not only APTIA in the Fair Work Commission on National IR matters but also APTIA members, which includes State Association members, in unfair dismissal matters and preparations and lodgement of enterprise agreements. Ian is a member of the Australian Human Resources Institute and has a Bachelor of Laws and Certificate of Transport Management from Sydney University.

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2017 Coach Connections Summit

Ian MacDonald, National IR Manager - Bus Industry Confederation

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