Leadership Team

Eclipx Group benefits from the proven strength, heritage and expertise of its senior leadership team, and its experience creating top quartile shareholder value. The team consists of:

Doc Klotz

Doc Klotz
Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director

Doc Klotz has over 25 years’ experience in senior executive roles in financial services and travel in Australia, New Zealand and the United States. Prior to joining Eclipx in 2014, Doc was Head of Operations at FlexiGroup (FXL), an ASX 200 company.

Doc has also senior executive experience with Travel Services International, Hotels.com and Expedia, Inc. in the United States.


 

Garry McLennan

Garry McLennan
Deputy Chief Executive Officer, Chief Financial Officer and Executive Director

Garry McLennan has over 40 years’ corporate and financial services experience, including five years as Chief Financial Officer at FlexiGroup, an ASX 200 company.

Prior to his time at FlexiGroup, Garry spent 23 years at HSBC Bank Australia where he was Chief Financial Officer and subsequently Chief Operating Officer. He has previously served on the board of HSBC Bank Australia and The Australian Banking Industry Ombudsman Ltd.


 

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Jeff McLean
Chief Operating Officer

Jeff McLean has over 15 years’ experience in senior executive roles with significant experience in Credit, Collections, Operational Excellency including Best Call Centre and AON Hewitt Best Employer.

Prior to joining Eclipx, Jeff’s prior roles included Chief Operating Officer at FlexiGroup and Head of Operations at Credit Corp, both ASX 200 listed companies.


 

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Paul Verhoeven
Managing Director, Group Transformation and Internal Partnerships 

Paul Verhoeven has 20 years’ experience in asset finance and vehicle fleet leasing.

Prior to joining Eclipx, Paul’s roles included Head of Lending for UDC Finance (a subsidiary of ANZ) and European Risk Director for First Data, an international merchant acquirer.


 

Bevan Guest

Bevan Guest
Managing Director, Fleet Australia

Bevan has over 20 years of financial services, fleet leasing and automotive manufacturer experience across both Australia and New Zealand. Bevan joined the Eclipx Group nine years ago, starting within FleetPartners New Zealand before becoming Managing Director of FleetPlus Australia in 2014.

Bevan’s focus has been on ensuring FleetPlus leads the market in delivering unique customer solutions that utilise leading technology and are backed by exceptional service, which has resulted in the business winning major accounts such as Coca Cola Amatil. In 2018, Eclipx combined the leadership of FleetPartners and FleetPlus under Bevan.


 

Dennis Kelly

Dennis Kelly
Managing Director, FleetPartners New Zealand

Dennis Kelly has 40 years’ experience in leasing, commercial asset financing and general banking.

Prior to joining Eclipx, Dennis held several senior executive roles including Managing Director of Hertz Fleetlease NZ, General Manager of Capital Equipment Finance NZ, Regional Manager of Countrywide Bank and General Manager of NZI Bank.


 

David Brudenell

David Brudenell
Managing Director, Consumer

David Brudenell has over 15 years’ experience in senior roles, bringing with him a wealth of knowledge specifically in the consumer and digital space. Prior to joining Eclipx, David was Chief Digital Officer and Head of Product for Universum, where he led the digital transformation of the business globally.

David has also held senior positions as Executive Vice President and Commercial Director at Pureprofile (ASX: PPL). While there he led Pureprofile’s global sales, business operations, strategic partnerships and alliances.


 

Chris Corbin

Chris Corbin
Joint Managing Director, GraysOnline

Chris Corbin has over 12 years’ experience in the auction industry, including planning, preparation, marketing, financial analysis, execution and post sale analysis for traditional and online auctions, onsite and in-room auctions, negotiated sales (national and international), private treaty, tender, offers invited, for sale and asset management programs.

Chris is a licensed auctioneer and valuer with a broad knowledge of marine, mining and civil earthmoving industries. Chris has also completed AICD’s Company Directors Course.


 

Josh Sanders

Josh Sanders
Joint Managing Director, GraysOnline

Josh Sanders has over 16 years’ experience in the auction industry and oversees both the B2B and B2C sales divisions of GraysOnline. Josh also managed Grays’ NSW industrial business for over eight years.

Josh has extensive knowledge and expertise in the transport, construction, manufacturing and engineering industries and has worked on some of Australia’s largest industrial asset sales. He has a proven track record of achieving outstanding results in managing large scale projects and assisting clients to determine the most cost effective method of asset disposal.


 

Albert Ho

Albert Ho
Chief Information Officer

Albert Ho has over 35 years’ experience in information technology with proven experience in real time online banking and trading systems in HSBC Group, including five years with HSBC Insurance in Hong Kong and 25 years in senior management roles with HSBC Australia. Albert has been with the Eclipx Group since May 2014.


 

Jason Muhs

Jason Muhs
Head of Business Strategy and Investor Relations

Jason Muhs has over 15 years’ experience in senior strategy roles for finance companies.

Prior to joining Eclipx, Jason was Head of Strategy at FlexiGroup and Director of Strategy & Product at GE Money Mortgages.


 

Michelle-Seddon

Michelle Seddon
Human Resources Director

Michelle has over 25 years’ experience in senior roles within the people function internationally, including Australia, Asia, the US and Europe. Michelle’s expertise is in Strategic & Operational Human Resources, Change Management, M&A, Talent Management, Culture, Reward and HR Systems.

Prior to joining Eclipx, Michelle held leadership roles in Human Resources across MNCs in a wide variety of industries, ranging from technology to engineering and construction, financial services, private equity and professional services.


 

Edward Ho

Edward Ho
Chief Risk Officer

Edward Ho has over 35 years’ experience in banking and risk. His experience has included corporate banking, managing trade finance and retail networks, business development, asset recovery, credit and operations support.

Before joining Eclipx, Edward was Head of Internal Audit for HSBC’s operations in Australia and New Zealand, and Director – Risk Advisory and Internal Audit at UNSW.


 

Matt-Sinnamon

Matthew Sinnamon
General Counsel and Company Secretary

Matt Sinnamon joined Eclipx in October 2014 following eight years with ING Bank Australia as Head of Legal, Compliance and Company Secretary.

Prior to his time with ING, Matt held various legal and accounting positions with Corrs Chambers Westgarth, Perpetual Limited and Pitcher Partners.

Matt is admitted to the Supreme Court of New South Wales and the High Court of Australia. He is a Fellow of the Governance Institute of Australia, a Chartered Secretary and is entered on the Roll of Public Notaries.