From panel-beater to CEO: How Ray Malone saved AMA Group from the brink

“He’s really good,” says Ray Malone as a staff member exits the room after delivering our drinks. “He’s a really hard worker. He does a good job.”Malone is easy with praise for those he works with. In the hour LeadingCompanyspends interviewing him, it’s clear Malone is extremely proud of the people he works with.If succeeding in business is about having great staff, as Malone insists it is, he’s got reason to be thankful. In the three years Malone has been CEO of AMA Group (it stands for Automotive Aftercare), the company has gone from dire circumstances to steady growth.Read more about AMA Group on Smart Company