The Victorian Transport Association (VTA) has announced the passing of Ivan Backman.
“It is with our most sincerest condolences that we announce the passing of Ivan Backman on Thursday 12 May.
“Ivan has been an innovator, mentor and a dynamic figure in the transport industry for over 60 years.
“His interests, efforts and achievements extended to many different arenas with so many friendships built over the years.
“Our heartfelt sympathies are extended to Evie, Cameron and Simone and his entire family.”
More details to follow.