Paul is a mechanical engineer who has extensive experience in both light and Heavy vehicles. He began his career with in heavy vehicles in fleet management at RTA (NSW) , and then as a compliance engineer for Hino. He then moved on to Hino’s sister company, Toyota, initially as a product development engineer in their genuine accessory team. Later during his time at Toyota, Paul became increasingly involved in process improvement, particularly in reducing product development time to speed up time to market. After his time at Toyota, Paul returned to heavy vehicles with UD, then back to his regulatory and compliance roots first at RMS as Manager, Vehicle Standards and Investigations and then at the federal level with the Dept. Infrastructure and Regional development in the Vehicle Standards and Safety team developing new ADR’s. Paul then joined HVIA as Chief Technical Officer using his experience across government and private sectors to the benefit of HVIA’s members.