Appointed to the Board of Directors in July 2020, Vince Tropiano has been a member of the Club since the late 1980’s and a Debenture Holder since February 1996.

Vince has recently retired from the motor vehicle industry after serving 48 successful years in senior leadership positions within the Australian Ford Motor Company.

During this period, Vince served as the President for the Service Managers Association and also as the Delegate for the NSW Service Managers Association.

He has been awarded and decorated with honours such as the prestigious Ford Motor Company Presidents’ Award on 16 occasions and has won Platinum and Gold Awards for Highest Growth Achiever in Sales and Excellence in Customer Service.

His management abilities have seen him train and lead 500 Apprentices and 400 Technicians. He has an obsession for customers service and the ability to lead by example, whist delivering immediate and sustainable results.

Vince’s professional qualifications include – Diploma in Sales & Marketing, ClubsNSW Certificate in Finance for Club Boards and ClubsNSW Certificate in Director Foundation and Management Collaboration.

Vince’s success comes from his devotion to family, friends and the Western Suburbs Football Club.