Richard Chapman has an extensive involvement with the marine industry spanning over 40 years. As Managing Director of Coursemaster Autopilots Pty Ltd and HyDrive Engineering  Pty Ltd, Mr Chapman has spent many years attending international boat shows focusing on exports. He is an AIMEX founding director and has been on the AIMEX board since its establishment.  He is currently Commodore of the Royal Sydney Yacht Squadron where he has been a director for 20 years. ·