Funmi Ige-Wright joined ACT Research in October 2017 after an almost 20-year career at Cummins Inc. which ranged from Design Engineering, Quality & Product Reliability, Product Management, Sales & Marketing to Truck market analysis and Forecasting. She has at least 9 years of forecasting and analyzing global truck markets especially the Brazilian, Chinese and North American truck markets. Funmi holds a B.S. in Industrial Engineering from Florida State University and an MBA from Indiana Wesleyan University.
In her capacity as Research Director, she will among other things, help provide an understanding of how the current and future technologies will shape the truck and transportation market.
Funmi is married with three daughters. When not working, she is an avid gardener, economic podcast listener and an education advocate.