Dallas Fisher appointed as Chairman of GoBus

21 May 2008

GoBus Holdings Limited (‘GoBus’) has appointed experienced local businessman Dallas Fisher as Independent Chairman.

Hamilton based Mr Fisher is Executive Director of NDA Engineering, an international fabricator of large stainless steel process vessels headquartered in TeRapa. Mr Fisher is also involved as a Director and Shareholder of a number of other local businesses.

GoBus is the leading provider of public transport services in the Waikato region, providing urban, school and charter/tour bus services. Employing 460 people, the Company operates a fleet of 410 vehicles, 4 workshop facilities and 8 depots around the Waikato region.

GoBus Managing Director Marcus Gerbich commented “We are delighted to announce Dallas’ appointment. His involvement as a senior executive and at board level within numerous companies, coupled with his knowledge and understanding of relevant local issues in the Waikato, make him an ideal chairman for GoBus. Dallas’s appointment follows the introduction of Direct Capital as an investor in GoBus in December, and is another important step in the ongoing growth and development of our company.”

For further information

o GoBus – Craig Worth, Commercial Director and Press Spokesman, 07 846 8719

o Dallas Fisher – 021 331 763

o Direct Capital – Tony Batterton, Investment Director, 09 307 2562