Bruce Griffiths

Rail Supplier Advocate
Australian Government

Mr Bruce Griffiths OAM, has had a successful and extensive career spanning more than 40 years in the manufacturing industry. He has held a number of senior executive roles within the industry and has a long history in working with Government.  Bruce was recently awarded the Order of Australia Medal for services to the automotive manufacturing industry and to the community.
Current appointments include:
Manufacturing Leaders Group

  • Rail Supplier Advocate, since 2009

  • Board Member, Industry Capability Network Limited (ICNL)

  • Director, Air International Thermal Systems

  • Chairman, Sail Melbourne ISAF Sailing World Cup

  • Member, Automotive Industry Innovation Council

  • Advisory Board Member, Enterprise Connect

Previous appointments include:

  • Chairman, Futuris Automotive Group (2007-2012)

  • Managing Director, Futuris Automotive Group (1992 -2007)

  • Chairman, Air International Thermal Systems (2008-2011)

  • Board Member, AutoCRC (Advanced Automotive Technology Ltd) (Inception -2012)

  • Vice President of the Federation of Automotive Products Manufacturers (FAPM) (1990-2012)


  • Order of Australia Medal, 2013

  • Centenary Medal for Services to the Development of the Auto Industry Policy

  • Victorian Manufacturing Hall of Fame for services to the Manufacturing Industry