Meet the team

Sir Colin Giltrap

Executive Chairman - Giltrap Group Holdings

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Founder of European Motor Distributors and Parent company Giltrap Group Holdings. Extensive Automotive interest throughout New Zealand. Extensive domestic motorsport interests. A1 Grand Prix World Cup of Motorsport Seat Holder​ and Director.

Richard Giltrap

Joint Managing Director - Giltrap Group Holdings

Operational responsibility for Import & Distribution. Managing Director of European Motor Distributors. Retail background. ​Director of Group Motorsport activities.

Michael Giltrap

Joint Managing Director - Giltrap Group Holdings

Operational responsibility for Giltrap Group Retail activities. Extensive Retail background. Previous Dealer Principal roles. ​ Involved in Giltrap Group for 15 years.

Ernie Miller

Chief Financial Officer

Responsible for all financial aspects of the Giltrap Group. Experience in several subsidiary companies within Giltrap Group. Fully qualified chartered accountant and 20 years’experience in the ​industry.

Blair Olliff

Financial Controller - Giltrap Group Holdings

Responsible for all financial matters for the Retail Group. Includes all financial reporting, legal and operating aspects. Wholesale and Retail experience in Giltrap Group since 2000. Associated Chartered Accountant in the New Zealand Institute of Chartered Accountants.

Tony Coutinho

Group General Manager (Retail) – Giltrap Group Holdings

Responsible for all sales and aftersales activities for Retail Group. Business development, new programs and process enhancements. Many years’ aftersales experience with BMW Group.

James Berry

General Manager - Luxury (Pre-owned)

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Looking after the vehicle acquisitions across the group, James has spent a large amount of time in the automotive industry within many facets.

Shaun Summerfield

Head of Communications & PR

Leads customer communications across the group. Responsible for the external marketing of luxury brands. Responsible for internal group communications.

Michael Marcinkowski

Head of Marketing & Digital

Responsible for group marketing strategy, customer contact centre, CRM, and leadership of digital marketing channels.

Darren Lee

IT Manager - Giltrap Group Holdings

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Responsible for Information Technology systems across the Giltrap Group. Supporting over 400 computers and servers. Joined Giltrap Group in 2005, 17 years in the IT industry.

Luke Senior

Property Manager - Giltrap Group Holdings

The coordination and management of Giltrap Groups property assets. Overarching responsibility for all facets of property administration – Asset Management, Property Management, Facilities Management, Property Accounting & Project Management.

Malcolm Davison

Key Account Manager - Giltrap Group Holdings

Responsible for key clients, corporate partners, and fleet solutions Malcolm works closely with all our brand partners and key clients over long-standing corporate relationships.

Craig White

General Manager - European Financial Services

Providing the financial services for both European Motor Distributors dealer network and Giltrap Group Dealerships, Craig and his Team at EFS offer the ability to help customers buy the vehicles they desire and aspire to have.

Glynn Tulloch

Group General Manager - European Motor Distributors

Responsible for all of EMD ​Group brands and EFS. Previously General Manager of Audi New Zealand. 21 years’ experience in the automotive industry.

Steve Kenchington

General Manager - Motorcorp

Responsible for Jaguar and Land Rover New Zealand, Steve brings over 20 years’ experience in the automotive industry to these brands. Steve’s experience spans Directorships and General Manager roles with a range of premium vehicle manufacturers both locally and internationally.