Success Story

Rafael Advanced Defence Systems

Partner —
Rafael Advanced Defence Systems
Industry —

Rafael Advanced Defence Systems is Israel’s leading advanced defence technology company.

Over the past two years, CMAX Advisory has assisted Rafael in designing and implementing a successful corporate strategy for growth in Australia, including its joint venture with Australian firm The Varley Group, under the banner of Varley Rafael Australia (VRA) Systems.


  • Business advisory
  • Government relations
  • Market analysis
  • Stakeholder engagement
  • Event management


In August 2018, the Australian government announced the acquisition of Rafael’s Spike LR2 Anti-Tank Guided Weapon for the Boxer Combat Reconnaissance Vehicle.

CMAX Advisory facilitated the official announcement of this acquisition, along with the launch of VRA Systems by the Minister for Defence Industry, at an event in Parliament House.