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Croydon Smith

Industry Manager

Talk to Croydon if you’re in these industries:

  • Automotive Engineering
  • Automotive Parts and Wholesaling
  • Automotive Reglazing
  • Collision Repair
  • Driving Skills
  • Protective Coatings
  • Forklift (Powered Industrial Lift Trucks)
  • Motorcycle Engineering
  • Outdoor Power Equipment
  • Air and Space Transport
  • Rail Transport
  • Commercial Road Transport
  • Road Passenger Services
  • Water Freight and Passenger Transport
  • Motor Vehicle Manufacturing (Coachbuilding)
  • Resource Recovery and Efficiency.

Croydon Smith is one of our Industry Managers, primarily responsible for engagement with our automotive industries and the Logistics industries for trucks/buses, trains and ships. He previously served as an Industry Training Advisor for MITO in the Taranaki/Whanganui regions, where he played a pivotal role working to support automotive engineering apprentices to successfully complete their apprenticeships. Before that, he honed his skills as a heavy diesel mechanic in a busy truck and trailer workshop.

Beyond his professional life, Croydon enjoys watching Netflix and reading a variety of books. He cherishes quality time with his wonderful wife and energetic, cheeky toddler daughter.