Jamie Baensch is an experienced and successful General Manager and Professional Engineer, having run product design and vertically integrated manufacturing companies in Australia, China and Thailand. After completing his Mechanical Engineering Degree at Swinburne Institute of Technology he started his career at Marand as a graduate engineer, then moved to Ford as a chassis engineer. In 1994 he joined Air International where he progressed into executive management roles. In 2006 he left the automotive industry and worked as a Business Advisor for the Federal Government program Enterprise Connect. Then in 2008 he returned to Marand and in 2010 joined Air Radiators as General Manager.
In addition to his working role Jamie is:
- Advisory Councillor to the Victorian and National Councils of the Australian Industry Group
- Advisory Board Member, School of Engineering, Deakin University
- Advisory Board Member, Institute for Intelligent Systems Research and Innovation (IISRI), Deakin University
- Director (and past Chair) of the Geelong Manufacturing Council