You are invited to connect at The Victorian Vernier Society monthly meeting is on Thursday the 8th of November at Kooyong Tennis Club:

Martin Merry – Moving from  a Global Manufacturer, General Motors, to APV Corporation, a privately owned Australian manufacturing company

Over 30 years’ experience in Manufacturing and Operations Management at GM (Director of Vehicle Operations) including Management of GMH’s Engine Plant from 2013 to 2016 and the Elizabeth Vehicle Production (2017).

During Martin’s career he has managed Tool Room operations, Maintenance, Manufacturing Operations, Plant Management with full operational responsibility.

Martin is an experienced Lean manufacturing auditor across Asian manufacturing plants and operations.

Australian Performance Vehicles Pty Ltd (APV) was established in 2004 and is a wholly owned Australian Company that is a global supplier of products and services, with local representatives in North America, Europe and New Zealand.

Their core mission is to provide industrial testing services, seat belts and harnesses across the Automotive, Defence, Mining, Industrial, Infrastructure and Government market places.

The company derives approximately $15 million in turnover with exports to North America, Europe and New Zealand. The company employs over 50 personnel in Australia, USA and NZ. APV is a global supplier of safety and performance critical products and turn-key vehicle solutions for tradesperson and industrial requirements.

APV Safety Products Pty Ltd is a global supplier of Seat Belts, Harnesses, Snatch Straps, Tow Straps, and related products. SP is a market leading supplier of safety restraint and seat belt systems for Coach, Defence, Industrial, Fork Lift, Motor-Sport sectors and the Automotive Aftermarkets. SP is also a significant supplier to the North American safety restraint and military vehicle sectors.

The Vernier Promise!

At Vernier you will:

• Connect and Network with business leaders
• Associate with people who share your interests
• Gain insights and knowledge from authoritive keynote speakers
• Develop and grow your leadership and business prospects
• Promote the sustainability of the Australian manufacturing industry