DALLAS – June 3, 2020, TollPlus LLC today announced the appointment of John Davis as Commercial Director for TollPlus Europe, Ltd. Davis brings a vast experience in the intelligent transportation industry including tolling, connected and automated mobility, and e-payments. Davis’ global experience in inter-urban and urban tolling have given him a unique knowledge of the technologies and operational methodologies involved in Demand Management, Road Pricing, and Congestion Charging schemes. He has actively participated in initiatives ranging from policy, service definition, and standards development with national and regional connected and autonomous vehicle pilots. Davis will be responsible for managing European commercial operations, creating growth strategies, managing business development opportunities, and building strategic partnerships. Davis will report to Richard Arce, Chief Operations Officer & Chief Commercial Officer.
“I am pleased to be joining an innovative organization that is underpinned by a fantastic team” said Davis. “We’re delighted to have John on the team and supporting our clients in Europe. His technical and operational background, along with his customer driven focus, adds immense value to our clients and organization” said Arce.
Prior to joining TollPlus, Davis was a Regional Director for AECOM, Associate Director for Arup Ireland, European General Manager for Transtoll Pty Ltd, Australia, and Software Development Manager for Sysco Ireland. He represented Ireland on the European Union Cooperative Connected and Automated Mobility platform, and was instrumental in the establishment of ITS Ireland, where he was the Chair from 2016 to 2019 and continues to serve on the Board of Directors. In addition, Davis is a European Union General Data Protection Regulation Compliance expert and has completed preparedness commissions with the National Transport Authority and the Department of Transport, Tourism and Sport.
Davis holds a bachelor’s degree in Computer Science and is a Certified PRINCE2 Practitioner. Davis lives in Kildare, Ireland with his wife and two children.
VINCI is a global player in concessions and contracting, employing more than 222,000 people in nearly 120 countries. We design, finance, build and operate infrastructure and facilities that help improve daily life and mobility for all. Because we believe in all-around performance, above and beyond economic and financial results, we are committed to operating in an environmentally and socially responsible manner. And because our projects are in the public interest, we consider that reaching out to all our stakeholders and engaging in dialogue with them is essential in the conduct of our business activities. VINCI’s goal is to create long-term value for its customers, shareholders, employees, and partners and for society at large.
We are passionate about revolutionizing the way mobility is conceived, managed, and operated. We passionately solve the challenges in mobility by creating a seamless travel
experience for our government clients, partners, and people. We are part of the interconnected mobility value chain and exceed our clients’ expectations by providing solutions and complementary services by listening, learning, and co-creating disruptive innovations to the industry. We integrate payment across all modes of transportation and facilitate business intelligence through data aggregation and assimilation to ensure accurate and timely decisions for our clients.
In September 2016, VINCI, completed a minority investment in TollPlus.