About Us

Management

Neil Bamford – General Manager (Management)

Neil Bamford – General Manager (Management)

In a career that spans more than 25 years, Neil has extensive experience in corporate advisory, project management and strategy. He has worked for a number of top tier organisations including AMP Limited, Société Générale and Babcock and Brown, a global investment and advisory firm. He has also worked with resource giant BHP and spent four years with major accounting, audit and consulting group, Price Waterhouse Coopers.

Neil took on the GM role with AHG International in 2013 to drive the business through its next growth phase. Neil holds a Bachelor of Commerce (Accounting) from the University of Newcastle and a Master of Applied Finance from Macquarie University.

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Francis Burdock - National Sales and Marketing Manager

Francis Burdock - National Sales and Marketing Manager

Francis started with Higer in early 2015, bringing to the position more than 15 years' experience in the automotive industry in Australia and overseas, particularly in the commercial vehicle sector.

Francis is well known in the Australian bus industry, having worked for a number of years in bus and coach sales for Mercedes-Benz.

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Technical Support

Brett Hunter - Technical and Dealer Support Manager

Brett Hunter - Technical and Dealer Support Manager

Brett joined AHG International in 2010 as Product Support Representative for Higer Buses.
Brett has 25 years' experience working on buses. Prior to joining AHGI, he was employed in a Technical Support role with ZF Australia.

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Taran Mutch – National Service Manager

Taran Mutch – National Service Manager

Taran joined AHG International in 2010 to set up the service operations for Higer Bus and Coach in Australia. He is now responsible for the entire service and warranty department.

Taran has more than 35 years' experience in the automotive industry and has extensive experience from cars, trucks and buses through to earthmoving equipment. Prior to joining AHGI, Taran spent 12 years with UD Trucks Australia, progressing through to be the National Service Manager. Taran was responsible for all service functions within the UD Trucks service department.

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Parts

Ross Hosking - National Parts Manager

Ross Hosking - National Parts Manager

Ross's automotive career spans more than 30 years. He joined AHG International in 2014 after serving a number of different prestige European brands specialising in parts, distribution, inventory control and dealer systems tools.

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