independent mobility consultant

Andrew Smart is an Independent Mobility Consultant with over 30 years experience as a professional engineer and a business leader.  He has delivered results for OEMs, global technical consultancies and the leading technical society for the mobility sector.

With extensive technical and business knowledge, contacts and relationships, he can successfully navigate through multiple mobility sectors joining the professional dots between innovation, technology and business.  He is a trusted leader to engineers, a trusted partner to executives and a trusted advisor to Boards.



Commercial Vehicle






Business Growth




Automated Driving

Propulsion Systems

Emissions Systems

Vehicle Connectivity

Vehicle Safety



Executive Management


Strategy Development

Operational Development

Business Development & Growth

​Standards Development 

Having a passion for technology, innovation and business growth, combined with his recognized industry experience, he can provide leadership and direction to Technology and Start Up Companies looking to enter, or expand in, the mobility sector.​  Current focus upon the testing, development and validation of connected and automated technologies.  Contributing Member of SAE On-Road Automated Driving (ORAD) Standards Committee and related Task Forces.

Recent projects include:

  • Business deployment strategy for Engineering Consulting and Testing business focused upon CAV and xEV technologies.
  • Commercial strategy development for Automotive Proving Ground.
  • Development of AV test fleet deployment guidelines. 
  • Commercialization of new AV imaging system for the mobility market.
  • Strategic Advisor on AV standards for simulation provider.​
  • Developed strategic approach for Connected and Automated Vehicles for global technical consulting firm.
  • Long-term engagement with the American Center for Mobility as Chief Technical Officer.