Managing Director, Nick Carthew has a proven record in business development and general management with more than 20 years’ experience in the industrial electrical industry.
Over the years, Nick has acquired a vast knowledge working in the industrial, automation and robotics, audio visual, electrical contracting, electrical design and industrial wholesale sectors. He has a proven track record with developing new business and motivating a team to consistently exceed required targets.
His career experience covers a considerable range of roles with companies both large and small covering business development, operations, general management through to managing his own electrical construction company prior to joining AME Systems in 2008.
Since joining AME Systems in 2008, Nick has managed both the Engineering and Sales Departments and has worked diligently to create and foster relationships with team members and importantly, has developed a high level of negotiating skills externally with major customers.
His strong business development and management capabilities sees the company now with long term supply agreements in place with major customers in addition to an off-shore partner based in Malaysia.
In December 2014, with the retirement of the owner Mr Peter Carthew AM, Nick was offered the position of Managing Director which he graciously accepted and commenced in this role on 12 January 2015.
Nick and his wife Charlene, together with their two sons Alec and Jake reside on the outskirts of Ararat enjoying country life on their 46 hectare property.