MEET SOME OF OUR TEAM MEMBERS
If you’d like to talk to us about a project, or anything else, we’d love to hear from you.
ANDY THOMASON - MANAGING DIRECTOR
Andy is a pragmatic, experienced senior manager and natural leader who values safety, wellbeing, quality and successful outcomes. With significant inter-continental experience, Andy has gained considerable hands on knowledge essential to project delivery, supply chain and partnerships while working alongside multi-cultural workforces and environments.
With a passion and care for value engineering, innovation and sustainability, Andy possesses natural strategic ability striving for win-win outcomes. He actively encourages and leads positive change through inspirational thought, improvements or simply better ways of doing things.
His working career began as an Apprentice Electrician back in 1980, and he has since been fortunate to gain considerable engineering, commercial and management skills traversing many international projects, principally within the power generation, power distribution & transmission, mining, oil & gas and utility infrastructure sectors.
A seasoned international senior executive and passionate director Wayne is a strategic thinker by nature and experience. His professional experiences have taken him around the world where he has led significant change at a senior level in multiple countries and cultures.
A Chartered Member of the Institute of Directors (NZ) Wayne chairs and sits on several boards in New Zealand across several industries including importing / exporting, construction and professional services.
COMMERCIAL & OPERATIONS
With over 15 years construction industry engineering, project, commercial and operations management experience in the UK and over 13 years in NZ in senior operational roles. Martin has worked across a variety of contract models ranging from hard dollar to target cost, cost reimbursable, construct only to design, construct and commissioning.
is experience covers the delivery of transport (road and rail), utilities, water (water treatment, wastewater treatment, pipelines), piling, coastal defence, subdivision projects with a particular focus on operations and commercial management including estimating
A seasoned Sales and Operations professional with over 30 years of experience in various positions around the world. I have an exceptional understanding of both customer and operational requirements with skills in direct and B2B sales, operations management, planning, logistics and customer service.
Spent the first 13 years of his working life in Malawi, Central Africa, where he started off as a site agent and progressed to Project Management successfully managing +10 Million Euro projects mainly in the water supply sector. Working in Africa developed Claudio’s contract negotiation skills, ability to overcome logistic/procurement challenges and ability to relate with people from a wide range of cultures. Claudio also became highly skilled in personnel
management, problem solving and the ability to work under pressure and to meet strict deadlines.
Claudio then moved to New Zealand in 2016, where he joined Broadspectrum Roads Department and worked there for over 4 years as a Project Manager. Claudio quickly became accustom to New Zealand’s health, safety and environmental policies, successfully completing a number of projects using his excellent organisational skills, customer service and professional attitude. As a result of Claudio’s work ethic and attitude was promoted to Contracts Manager for the Projects division.
Claudio over the years has become a multi-skilled Project/Contract Manager with a solid knowledge of NZS3910, Microsoft Project and financial reporting, ensuring projects are completed at the highest level and satisfaction of the client.