David Smith-Tilley is a Director of Component Forecasts & Analysis at IHS Automotive and is based in London, UK. David is responsible for all global research programs and single client consulting projects covering thermal systems, modules and related components. For more than 20 years, David has developed a specialisation and respected industry reputation in vehicle thermal management market and forecast assessments.
Prior to joining IHS in 2008, David assumed a similar role at DRI. David also has a well-established and proven background in Automotive Consulting through previous positions as Senior Consultant at Planning Research and Systems plc, McGraw-Hill, Standard and Poor’s, and more recently within the Global Automotive Group of Global Insight. He holds an Honours Degree in Business Studies from Sheffield University and a Diploma of the Market Research Society.