Asia Pacific Executive Leadership Team
Chief Executive Officer
BBus(Accounting), FCPA, CIMA
Alex Leombruni was appointed Chief Executive of Club Assist on 1 September 2017 and is responsible for the leadership and strategic direction of the business and the provision of advice to the board. Prior to his appointment as CEO, Alex was Chief Financial Officer for the Club Assist business globally for 17 years.
Alex’s experience includes 9 years with SmithKline Beecham where he occupied the position of Finance Manager for both the pharmaceutical and consumer operations in Australia. Prior to that, Alex was head of finance and management accounting for Country Road Australia. Alex has a Bachelor of Business (Accounting), is a member of FCPA Australia and a member of the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants.
Chief Operating Officer
Dip Int’l Trade
Hamish is responsible for the operations across Asia Pacific and is accountable for driving the growth of the Club Assist business for its shareholders.
Hamish has over 20 years’ experience in General Management and Business Development with publicly listed corporations such as Barclays, Brambles and Brinks in Asia Pacific and the Americas, including regional roles based in China, Singapore and the US.
Hamish has developed an understanding of the logistics industry with a specific focus on originating and delivering bespoke project solutions in remote and difficult geographies.
Moreover, Hamish has been involved in leading teams in originating, closing and implementing several large acquisitions for publicly listed companies in China, India and Malaysia.
Hamish holds a Diploma of International Trade undertaken in Wuhan, China and is conversational in Mandarin Chinese.
In 2002, after more than 10 years as a partner of an Australian law firm, Bruce Adams took up the position of Club Assist’s General Counsel. Bruce is responsible for planning and directing all aspects of Club Assist’s legal affairs and for protecting Club Assist’s legal interests. Bruce has over 20 years experience as a commercial lawyer.
Dr Rosalyn de Vries
Executive General Manager Strategy & Innovation
DBA, MBus(Mktg), GrdDip (App Fin), BA
Rosalyn is responsible for strategy and business planning at both a global and regional level and leads product engineering and development together with brand, market research and corporate communications.
Rosalyn has a Doctor of Business Administration with 20 years’ experience in various leadership roles in publicly listed companies such as BNY Mellon, Advance Asset Management, Perpetual Limited, AXA and UniSuper.
Rosalyn has a strong background in strategy and business planning with diverse experience in areas of product management, marketing, customer experience, market intelligence and market research.
Rosalyn has published and presented at a number of industry symposiums and has facilitated strategy and ideation sessions for organisations in Australia, the US and Canada.
Chief Financial Officer
MCom (commerce), CPA Australia
Darshan is responsible for managing the Finance and IT divisions of Asia Pacific with added global responsibilities of managing Group Treasury, Audit and Tax. Darshan has been with Club Assist Group for over 10 years and has undertaken various senior finance roles within Australia and USA during this time. Prior to his appointment as CFO, Darshan was Vice President of Finance for North American business for 2 years.
Darshan has a strong background in Governance, Commercial Finance and is a strong advocate for adding value beyond numbers. He has a Master’s degree in Commerce and is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA), Australia.
Executive General Manager People & Culture
MBA, BBus(HR & Psychology), GAICD
Jennifer is responsible for developing and implementing the people plans and strategies which are aligned to business objectives and the Club Assist strategic plan.
Previously Jennifer held a number of Senior Government appointments where she was accountable for Human Resources, Health Safety & Environment, Technology, Asset Management and Construction. Prior to this Jennifer worked across a number of different industries ranging from Banking and Finance, Transport, Manufacturing, Property Services, Software Solutions and Telecommunications.
She has over 20 years’ experience in diverse industries where she has gained excellence in organisational transformation, project management and change management. Jennifer has a Master of Business Administration, a Bachelor of Business (HR & Psychology) and is a Graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.
General Manager Supply Chain
MBA, CSCP, CPL
Dojo has 25 years’ experience working in supply chain across the spectrum of the industry from multi-model 3PL/4PL providers (JAL Cargo, Yusen-NYK, Maersk Logistics, DB Schenker) to manufacturing and distribution (On-Semiconductor, APC by Schneider, Apple, Voith Turbo) holding various roles. Dojo has worked in Southeast Asia for most of his career and has led projects on vendor-managed inventory, supplier continuous improvement programs and new business set-up in the region and the Middle East.
Dojo holds a Masters of Business Administration, is a Certified Supply Chain Professional (CSCP) and Certified Professional Logistician (CPL). Dojo is completing his MCIPS accreditation, which is an internationally recognised standard of achievement for procurement professionals from the Chartered Institute of Procurement and Supply (CIPS).
North America Leadership
President and Chief Executive Officer
As President & CEO of Club Assist North America, John Tutt drives the growth strategy and manages operational relationships with executives and key stakeholders within the AAA/CAA Club landscape.
With 20 years in the automotive services industry, John operates at both a strategic and operational level, demonstrating a successful track record in delivering substantial business growth, exceptional customer service, and gainful results. As the leader of the Preferred Service Provider for the AAA/CAA Mobile Battery Service Program, John’s focus is on continuous improvement across the entire end-to-end service delivery chain.
After joining Club Assist as Vice President of Auto Glass in Melbourne, Australia in 2008, John was later named Executive Vice President of Club Assist North America in 2013. In the fall of 2017, he was appointed President & CEO of Club Assist’s North American region. John currently serves on four Boards of Directors, representing Club Assist Joint Venture businesses.