A leading Australian automotive group.
The RPM Group and combined entities have been in business for over 20 years and in that time developed significant goodwill and brand recognition with Australian consumers.
Vision and Values
The RPM Group’s vision is to meet the demands of Australian automotive consumers by striving for “Best in Class” products and services so as to build a company that is respected in the market, has strong foundations, will be long lasting and provide an acceptable return to shareholders.
Last updated 19th June 2020
Lawrence is a co-founder and promoter of the RPM Group. Lawrence has a strong financial background having worked in Private Equity and Mergers and Acquisitions for a major Australian financial institution.
He has over 20 years’ experience in the automotive sector, and was the CEO of RPM Australasia until 2015 when the group sold off one of its subsidiaries.
Lawrence remained on as non-executive Chairman of RPM Australasia and has now re-joined the executive team.
Lawrence is a significant shareholder in the RPM Group.
Clive is a co-founder and promoter of the RPM Group. Clive has over 20 years’ experience in the automotive sector, having built, managed and sold a number of automotive companies including a parts and accessories manufacturer and wholesaler and a 4WD franchise group.
Clive’s experience spans international markets, manufacturing, development, wholesale, retail and franchising of automotive businesses.
Clive is a significant shareholder in the RPM Group.
B.Ec (Comm) & MBA, University of Adelaide. Fellow of Chartered Accountants Australia & New Zealand (FCA).
Grant Carman is a chartered accountant with over 30 years’ experience in corporate finance and the Australian Capital Markets.
Grant has held senior executive positions for and acted as a corporate adviser to a large number of Australian and international companies from a range of industry sectors, including financial services, automotive, pharmaceuticals, wholesale distribution, manufacturing, services, resources, technology and telecommunications.
His previous corporate roles include Chief Financial Officer for ORIX Australia, General Manager Finance & Shared Services National Australia Bank, CEO of National Australia Corporate Advisory, Director of Acquisitions at Ferrier Hodgson CA, Finance Director at Australian Envelopes and Group Financial Controller at Faulding.
Grant is Director – Capital Markets Group for Melbourne-based, D H Flinders Corporate Advisory. He specializes in mergers and acquisitions and raising corporate finance for listed and pre-IPO companies.
Grant has a broad range of experience which includes corporate strategy, mergers & acquisitions, business divestments, corporate restructuring, debt & equity raising and refinancing, corporate valuations, corporate governance and risk management.
Campbell has over 15 years of experience in accounting and financial markets, both in Australia and the UK.
He is currently a senior advisor at Novus Capital Ltd, a boutique corporate advisory and share dealing firm headquartered in Sydney, Australia.
His prior work experience includes appointments at AMP, Challenger Ltd, Royal London Asset Management and Colonial First State.
He holds a Bachelor of Commerce from the University of Sydney and is a candidate in the CFA Institute program.
Last updated 19th June 2020