our people

we love art

International Art Services is more than a company of individuals, we are a team of people who all have a deep passion and love for art and the people who create, collect and exhibit it.

Our people are carefully hand-picked to add value to the IAS experience and measured by their commitment to consistently deliver the highest quality of customer service, unmatched anywhere in the world.

We are here to serve you, so please feel free to contact us at anytime to discuss your specific needs.

Kingsley Mundey
Managing Director

Meet Our Team

Kingsley Mundey

Managing Director

Executive MBA Kingsley has 40 years international & domestic logistics experience in airfreight, road transport & seafreight. He acquired IAS in 2003 and is passionate about building and sustaining a business with high ethics, strong credibility, consistent dependable and affordable service, and a passion for what we do. His mantra is “we do what we say we will do, when we say we will do it, for the price we quoted”. Kingsley contributes significantly to support the arts sector. IAS is a family business and his eldest son Jeremy is the General Manager.

Jeremy Mundey

General Manager

Jeremy has been involved in the family business for some time and has worked his way up through IAS learning all the different areas of the business. He has worked on major projects including Sydney Contemporary, Australian Museum, Australian Parliament House and Sydney University Museum. As General Manager Jeremy is responsible for all operational components of the business, including developing and overseeing our network of commercial museum standard storage facilities throughout Australia. Jeremy is committed to providing the best art logistics services and storage facilities for our clients.

Ian Charman

General Manager Business Development

Ian has been working in logistics for over 20 years having been involved in all aspects of the industry, including general management, domestic and international transport, sales and marketing. Ian enjoys the challenge of working with new and existing clients, developing ideas, creating concepts and providing efficient solutions. He takes a great deal of pleasure in ultimately delivering the customer what they want and to the agreed service level.

Simon Hartas

National Manager TED/Manager Technical & Training

Simon’s art handling career began as a Museum Assistant to the Conservation Department at the National Gallery of Australia. With over 30 years’ devoted to Fine Art Logistics, Simon has a wealth of experience in preventative conservation with a focus on handling, packing and installation. He possesses excellent design, manufacturing and packing skills and techniques. Simon enjoys the challenge of unearthing packing, crating or installation solutions, to suit the unique characteristics of each individual artwork, to deliver considered, workable and cost-effective solutions to each client. In his role of Manager Technical and Training, Simon is committed to the continuous improvement of all at IAS including management, administration, and field staff. He enjoys working with the individual members of our team, in delivering our company standards of packing, handling and transporting all forms of artwork.

Paul Cartwright

State Manager NSW

Paul has a life time of experience working within the Australian art logistics industry. Paul has worked at both Woollahra Art Removals and IAS in Sydney in a variety of roles, before being appointed to the position of our State Manager. Our Sydney branch services the entire state of NSW, whilst being a major hub to our National art shuttle service. Paul prides himself on the relationships he has established over the years with artists, galleries and institutions and enjoys being able to deliver great customer service, whilst providing solutions to his clients.

Andy Queck

State Manager ACT

Andy joins IAS with a background and wealth of knowledge in the Transport and Logistics industry gained in Sydney, the Middle East and for the last 9 years, in and around the city he grew up in, Canberra. He prides himself on being able to make the most difficult task seem achievable. Andy relishes the opportunity to work with his clients to understand their needs and expectations and providing logistics solutions to ensure they are met.

Ross Hall

State Manager QLD

Ross has extensive experience in the art logistics industry in Australia. Ross worked at both Woollahra Art Removals and IAS in Melbourne in a variety of operational roles, before moving to Brisbane. As Manager of the Queensland branch of IAS, he services not only Brisbane and surrounding cities, but also the far north coastal towns via the Cairns Shuttle services.

Doug Walker

State Manager WA

Doug has worked within transport operations and logistics management for many years. He has a solid background in sensitive freight and fleet management, and is experienced in the transport of Artworks, high-end furniture, warehouse relocations and efficient delivery of time-sensitive retail goods. Doug enjoys developing close working relationships with customers, ensuring your valuable goods are transported with the level of care they deserve.

Kelly Baker

National Exhibitions Manager

Kelly joined IAS in 2002 and has gained a wide variety of experience in many aspects of our business and fine art logistics. As our National Exhibitions Manager, he works closely with our exhibition clients, utilising his extensive industry experience to deliver cost effective and workable solutions. Kelly has a great rapport with people and a passion for the industry. He prides himself on delivering great customer service and exceeding client expectations no matter how big or small the challenge maybe.

Alison Guthrie

Business Development Manager

With over 23 years experience, Alison is a trusted face in the industry and possesses excellent knowledge in art logistics and project management. She has a keen interest in public art and was Project Manager on five of the Kaldor Public Art Projects. In her role as Business Development Manager, Alison thrives on the opportunity to discuss with clients the right way to move and store their precious pieces.

Tom Maguire

Crating Manager Sydney

Tom ran his own framing business in the ACT before moving to Sydney to work with a premier graphic outputting company. He joined IAS as an art handler in the late 1990’s. With over 15 years’ experience, Tom thrives on what he does as he finds there is always something new, and challenging, to do in the arts industry.