David Williams

Secretary and Public Officer
(Joined Board in 2010)
Experience/Connection to AOF: 
  • Awarded an AOF Scholarship in 1965.
  • 1967-1971  Workshop Trainee at Volkswagenwerk AG Germany, Technician and Foreman at VW dealers in UK and Canada, Design Check Product Engineer at Chevrolet in Detroit, Michigan.
  • VOFA (AOF Alumni) Chairman 10 years
  • Member of the Selection Committee

Positions held: 1972-1983 VACC, General Motors, Borg Warner, Renault Australia and Kenworth Trucks -Technical, sales and management roles, 1983-1998 BMW Australia – Management and executive roles in technical, sales and dealer development, 1998-2007 BMW Australia – QMA Dealer Development Project Leader.

  • ‘A Grade’ Automotive Engineer
  • Cert IV Training and Assessment
  • Diploma of Marketing
  • Diploma of Business Management

Current Role: Managing Director DTD P/L Consulting Services specialising in business development and process improvement within the automotive and manufacturing sectors. Part-time supervisor Work for the Dole projects with the Salvation Army.