Family Matters

L. S.
March 2010
Forbes Asia;Mar2010, Vol. 6 Issue 3, p38
The article presents information about Lindsay Fox, owner of Australian trucking business Linfox P/L. Fox says that his life can be described as a fairy tale except one incident in 1991 when his son committed suicide. Fox lives in Toorak, Melbourne, Victoria, with his family members, and holiday together two or three times a year. Fox who once played ice hockey for Australia and also played Australian Rules Football, says that family is the most important asset of his life.


Related Articles

  • $200 million and more.  // BRW;05/22/95, Vol. 17 Issue 19, p66 

    Features Lindsay Fox, executive behind transport, warehousing and distribution company Linfox. Negotiating style; Setbacks in personal life; Employment of Australia's young people.

  • Lindsay Fox.  // BRW;5/31/2007, Vol. 29 Issue 21, p115 

    The article profiles billionaire Lindsay Fox, member of the periodical's 2007 Rich List in Australia. Fox is allegedly planning to expand his transportation company, Linfox, in Australia and Asia. Linfox has purchased FCL Interstate Transport Services in 2006 for $170 million. He is estimated to...

  • 8 Lindsay Fox. Sexton, Jennifer // Bulletin with Newsweek;9/25/2007, Vol. 125 Issue 6588, p56 

    The article presents information on Lindsay Fox, founding director of Linfox Ltd. It reports the profit earned by his company from several deals including purchase of the company FCL Interstate Transport Services, leasehold rights of Avalon Airport outside Melbourne, Victoria and the acquisition...

  • Keep on Trucking. Schmidt, Lycinda // Forbes Asia;Mar2010, Vol. 6 Issue 3, p36 

    The article focuses on Australian trucking billionaire Lindsay Fox, owner of Linfox P/L which deals in FMCG (fast-moving consumer goods), food and beverages industry. Fox says that despite global economic downturn, 2010 is the best year for his company as the demand for chocolate, ice cream,...

  • LINDSAY FRANK.  // BRW;5/28/2009, Vol. 31 Issue 21, p92 

    The article features the Linfox founder Lindsay Fox whose transport property in Melbourne, Victoria fell from $1.87 billion in 2008 to $1.58 billion in 2009. It states that despite the need of the company to keep strict business hours, Fox is still one of the most respected business leaders in...

  • FULL SPEED AHEAD. Hutton, Jeffrey // BRW;8/30/2007, Vol. 29 Issue 34, p70 

    The article reports on the growth of Melbourne, Victoria-based transport company Linfox, which is owned by Lindsay Fox and included in "BRW" magazine's list of the Top 500 Private Companies in Australia in 2007. Linfox has acquired Westgate Logistics after months of discussions between Fox and...

  • Lindsay Fox's grand plan. Kirby, James // BRW;4/8/2004, Vol. 26 Issue 13, p32 

    Focuses on the plan of transport tycoon Lindsay Fox to include his private company Linfox Ltd. in the stock market listing. Fox's financing of Mayne Logistics; Plan of Fox to convert the Melbourne-Geelong rail link into a multi-function transport complex; Revenue growth of private transport...

  • Smart moves. Washington, Stuart // BRW;8/07/2003, Vol. 25 Issue 30, p44 

    Focuses on the fastest growing companies in the Australian transportation sector for 2003. Factors affecting the performance of the industry; Revenue growth of Linfox; Acquisition trends in the industry; Segments of the industry that performed well during the year; Comparison of the transport...

  • Young Foxes get a sniff of expansion. Condon, Turi // BRW;6/15/2001, Vol. 23 Issue 23, p70 

    Focuses on the efforts to diversify Linfox's trucking business in Australia by the children of company owner, Lindsay Fox. Efforts to restructure the business initiated by company chairman, Peter Fox; Plans to bid for the National Rail Corp. and FreightCorp.


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics