Leigh Smart is the director of Formula Chemicals, well-known for his positive approach and enthusiasm. Leigh founded the company in 1973 and was the only employee. Now the business has expanded across four factories and employs more than 40 staff.

Dedicated to safety, Leigh is a mentor in the WorkCover ‘Safe Business is Good Business’ program and was an accredited WorkCover consultant for 15 years.

In 2019 Leigh won the ATA’s Outstanding Contribution to the Trucking Industry award and is past Chair of ATA member association Road Freight NSW.