Chief Engineer, Product Strategy
Isuzu Australia Limited
Simon Humphries is a professional engineer with over twenty five years’ experience in the heavy vehicle industry. Roles in this time include senior engineer and fleet manager of the Royal Australian Air Force vehicle fleet, Product Planning and Engineering Support Manager at Isuzu Australia, then Business Manager, East Coast for Wesfarmers LNG. Simon was Chief Technical Officer at the Truck Industry Council (TIC) for over three years from 2010 to 2013. He returned to Isuzu Australia in late 2013 to his current position.
Isuzu Australia Limited is the official importer and distributor for the Isuzu brand of trucks, which has been the Australian truck market leader for 29 years. Simon’s role is responsible for the specifications of the entire range of Isuzu trucks sold in Australia, including local testing, compliance, product development and technical support.
In addition to his Aeronautical Engineering degree from RMIT University, Simon completed a Master of Business Administration qualification in 2001 and is a regular speaker at industry events and conferences.
Simon has been married to Sharon for over 28 years and they have two adult daughters.