Meet the Team

Our experts are real people invested in your needs who have all gone through extensive training and have hands-on industry experience. So they know which firearms and accessories will be best suited to your individual needs.

David

Retail Manager

David started shooting at age 13 with an air rifle and had access to several properties in the Adelaide Hills. A fast-developing passion led to the purchase of all types of firearms to experience all aspects of the sport. With a background in hospitality management and ICT management and procurement, David has also worked in firearm and accessory retail sales for several years. An active participant in club level IPSC, David is happiest spending time at the range with friends and the smell of gunpowder. This background knowledge, expertise and passion provides David with the capacity to help you to take your next adventure to the next level.

Ashley

Retail Team Leader

Ashley was raised in a gun shop in regional NSW giving her a solid foundation amongst shooters, firearms and the industry. Ashley’s career path followed through with time spent in both the retail and wholesale areas of the industry across three states. She loves breaking clays with her over and under shotgun when not using her extensive experience to help EuroOptic Australia customers achieve their goals.

Brett

Retail Assistant

Brett is one of the newest members of the team. He is a keen shooter and has been since being introduced to firearms at a young age. For the past few years, Brett has been shooting IPSC and has enjoyed competing at a State and National level. When he isn’t competing, he is passionate about assisting EuroOptic Australia’s customers with his expert advice.

Will

Retail Assistant

Will grew up in Adelaide and has always had a passion for all things shooting, especially long-range varmint shooting and avid ammunition reloader. Will also has experience in the Precision Rifle Series (PRS shooting) and enjoys going on hunting adventures with friends. Will is one of those guys that are always speaking about all things firearms and shooting and loves to share his knowledge and experience.

Larry

Master Gunsmith

Larry Chiera is one of Australia’s most diverse gunsmiths with over 40 years’ experience, bringing to EuroOptic Australia the capacity for exceptional work in all areas of gunsmithing. Larry is also a passionate shooter and has been since a child. Larry enjoys working on repairs, modifying, designing and building custom firearms to ultimately enhance performance.

Troy

Machinist

Troy is a qualified Mechanical Engineer with over 17 years’ experience in diverse industries. Troy has worked on a wide range of projects including Defence, Mining and Aeronautical. Troy is part of the Gunsmithing team and really enjoys machining and grinding components to precise customer specifications. Troy has an active interest in long range precision shooting and takes every opportunity to be outdoors developing his shooting skills.

Loki

Gunsmith Apprentice and Cerakoting Guru

Loki has had a passion for firearms since a very young age and has been shooting for many years. Loki has a keen interest in pig hunting and participating in PRS shooting (Precision Rifle Series). Loki is the Cerakoting guru who is passionate about creating a work of art based on the efficiency and beauty of the designs he produces. Loki is also the newest apprentice to join the Gunsmithing team.