The Grumpy Strategist Makers’ Series Episode 4 – Austal

Written by

Paddy Gregg and Michael Shoebridge

Michael Shoebridge talks with Paddy Gregg, CEO of Austal, about the company’s history as a builder of commercial and military vessels for decades now. We discuss its stocked up order book both here & in the US, and the future – including Australia’s general purpose frigates. Austal USA is making command modules for US Virginia Class submarines and is the biggest revenue earner for Austal. Meanwhile at Henderson WA, Austal is ramping up fast with landing craft orders. Paddy gives his perspective as the CEO of a publicly-listed company on the Hanwha bid.