Consulmotive Pty Ltd was founded in 2003 by Automotive Consulting Engineer John Varetimidis. John is a Licensed Certifier for the Roads and Maritime Services (formally Roads and Transport Authority) in the VSCCS Vehicle Safety Compliance Certification Scheme. John specialises in the certification of modified vehicles, and the testing and endorsement of vehicle compliance to the Australian Design Rules, Australian Standards and Motor Traffic Regulations.

John’s career in the automotive industry commenced through previous employment and industry experience as a Senior Consulting Engineer for Lohning International Consulting Pty Ltd since 1995, a career that has spanned over 19 years. As a consulting engineer, his responsibilities to his clientele base include interpreting the latest vehicle standards, providing advice to Private, Government and Commercial Transport sectors on proposed Light and Heavy Vehicle modifications.