Kirby is a Professional Engineer and Certified Equipment Manager with over 20 years in mobile asset management at both the dealer and end user level. His areas of knowledge include mining, heavy civil, infrastructure, telecom, forestry and marine sectors. Functionally, he has significant exposure to asset management including acquisition and disposal, fleet management, life-cycle costing, maintenance program implementation (CMMS/ERP), maintenance planning, reliability centered maintenance, failure analysis, telematics deployments, logistics and commercial vehicle management. Kirby is actively engaged in AEMP and the Association of Construction Equipment Managers (ACEM), having served in both board and committee capacities. Kirby spent the last year working with a UK based tech startup and now is back on the contractor side with Forbes Bros having responsibility for all of North America.