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Our Leadership

Asia-Pacific Regional Director
Olie Back

Olie has worked for Safehouse Australia for over 10 years. Olie’s main role within the group since 2016 has been as Asia-Pacific Regional Director, overseeing the Safehouse business’ in Australia and Malaysia, and supporting our partner companies in Brunei, Indonesia, the Philippines and Thailand.

Prior to that, Olie has acted as Australian General Manager, Operations Manager, Project Engineer and Technician since 2010. In this time, the regional business has grown aggressively and significantly increased its footprint in the region. Olie has recently overseen the acquisition of INLEx Engineering which will see Safehouse Australia continue in its efforts to diversify and expand in the region.

General Manager
Trevor Yates

Trevor has been involved with Safehouse since 2005 and has been a Director of the Safehouse Australia business since 2010, when the first independent office was opened in Perth, WA. After departing the business briefly to establish a new NDT business in 2016, Trevor re-joined the company in 2018 in the position of General Manager and has been actively involved in the geographical expansion since then, which has seen the business open offices in Adelaide, SA and Darwin, NT. In his role as General Manager, Trevor continues to look for opportunities to expand the business within Australia, while ensuring our reputation is upheld with all of our long-standing customers who we continue to enjoy working with.

Technical Director
Wayne Bear

Before being appointed Engineering, Development & Implementation Manager in October 2020, Wayne spent 10 years working for Safehouse Australia in roles which included, Technician, Development Engineer and General Manager (South Australia).

In his time with Safehouse Australia, Wayne developed the Safehouse Technician training program, led several landmark projects, and travelled extensively acting as Safehouse’s ambassador to the tanker industry, presenting at several international marine safety forums.

In addition to leading Safehouse Australia’s Engineering team, Wayne’s remit includes managing the design, development and continual improvement of our products and services, helping to cement our position as a global technology-led innovator.