Aussie actor Hugh Jackman has added is support for for R.M. Williams by announcing he has become a private investor in the company.
â€œR.M. Williams is proud to have Hugh Jackman as a shareholder.Â It is the strong view of the company that with the support of its shareholders there is a unique opportunity to take R.M. Williams and the iconic Adelaide-made boots, to a global customerâ€
The R.M. Williams Company was founded and established in South Australia in 1932 by Australian legend Reginald Murray RM Williams, who sold it in 1998.
R.M. Williams now exports to 15 countries, has more than 50 retail stores in Australia and a store in London.
â€œWith its roots firmly planted in Outback Australia the company has at its core the famous R.M. Williams boots crafted from one piece of leather and worn by a discerning clientele from the bush to the board room.â€