Rob has 28 years experience as a highly respected automotive professional. His career in the automotive industry commenced in 1992 preparing vehicle manufacturer and importer design rule certification evidence packages and conducting vehicle testing for a well renowned ADR consulting engineering firm. Rob then moved onto another engineering consulting firm that specialised in vehicle emissions testing and component environmental and vibration testing.
In 2001 Rob moved to a niche OE manufacturer where he headed up the powertrain development department, creating some of Australian fastest production cars. The role demanded a heavy emphasis on compliance to Australian design rules as well as internal corporate standards. In 2014 Rob then transferred internally to the chassis development area with an on damper and spring design as well as ESC compliance. In 2018 Rob moved to his current role at Pedders to focus on specialist suspension development.