We are pleased to announce the recent appointment of Sam Ellis as Head Engineer for JOST Australia. Sam is based at our Melbourne branch.

Sam previously worked for Ford Australia and Ford-Werke Germany, where he managed cross-functional and multi-national teams working on vehicle refinements, all-wheel drive systems and technology improvements. He has a double degree from the University of Melbourne (BA, Germanic Studies; BE Mechanical Engineering), a Doctorate from GMU Duisburg and an MBA from Melbourne Business School.

Sam will be the lead JOST Australia liaison with JOST-Werke and JOST World on matters relating to Product Development, Engineering & Technical, R&D and Warranty. He will also have overall responsibility for JOST Australia compliance with industry standards and regulatory requirements as well as assisting customers with their technical requirements.