Managing Director @ Volmax
Grant Larsen (46) has been Managing Director for Volmax AS since 2004, and recently became the owner of the car dealership network A/S Bil-Service. Volmax AS is primarily a Volvo and Renault Trucks and Busses dealer organization, currently operating out of 12 sites in the south eastern part of Norway, and has a market footprint of approximately 22%. Volmax has recently added Norway’s largest brand independent tuck rental agency “Pluss truck sales and rental”. Grant’s family has been running dealerships for 3 generations, starting in 1937, A/S Bil-Service for cars and vans, and Volmax for trucks and busses. He has held jobs in several parts of the automotive value chain, from vendor to the OEMs, via the import business to dealerships. Over the last few years, he has built a reputation for being an advocate for developing the dealership model to the “service era”. As a result, Volmax is delivering services to fellow dealerships, customers, and AB Volvo. As a European Champion in big boat sailing (ORCi in 2013) with Wolfpack Racing Team, he is also at the forefront of building winning teams. Grant has a Bachelor’s degree from University of Wisconsin – Oshkosh with a major in Finance, and a MBA from Leeds School of Business at University of Colorado – Boulder.