Grant is a fourth generation Southlander and has worked at Macaulay Motors since he left school and started as an apprentice mechanic. Once he qualified in his technician role he moved into sales, then sales management. In 1998 Grant was appointed Dealer Principal and CEO, the youngest dealer in the Ford network at the time. On the 1 July 2018 Grant promoted long time employee Tim Rabbitte to the Dealer Principal role. Grant remains on as CEO and along with supporting Tim, he manages other businesses in our group. Outside work, Grant is extremely passionate about farming and agriculture and runs his own small farm on the outskirts of Invercargill.