MEET THE TEAM
Geoff.Willis : General Manager
Geoff has been in the door industry for over 30 years, commencing as a Technical Engineer, then engineering management and company management in a number of door businesses. He is a past Council member of the Fire Protection Association of NZ and has represented FPANZ on various Fire Door Standards committees since 1988. He is Currently Chair of the Door Industry Association of NZ.
Laurie Cook: Branch Manager Wellington
Since joining Metalbilt in 1989, Laurie has covered the lower half of the North Island, where we have a number of highly professional agents. He has experience with the full range of Metalbilt products and has been involved in many of the regions construction projects over that time. Maintaining close relationships with customers is key to Laurie’s approach to the industry.
Haydn George: South Island Manager
Haydn has headed our South Island operations since 2014 and brings a creative drive to the business, always looking to find solutions to Customer’s needs. His widely experienced team has supported the division through the Canterbury earthquakes and the reconstruction phase.
Will Hall: Auckland Sales & Service Manager
Will is well known to many Auckland contractors, having worked for Metalbilt since 2005 in various sales related capacities. He has first-hand experience of many of the sites constructed over this period, giving him invaluable insights into what works and what doesn’t. Will has an engineering background in the UK and South Africa in both small scale and large industrial complexes.
Paul Brinkman: Engineering Manager
Many architects and specifiers will know Paul as the dedicated technical resource at Metalbilt. Paul’s expertise has been built up over 20 years with the company. Thanks to Paul, our technical knowledge continues to expand to keep up with the changing requirements of the industry.
Murray Davidson: Manufacturing Manager
Murray heads our manufacturing facility. Commencing with us as a Technical Engineer in 1989, Murray’s strong engineering and production background, and his relentless search for quality and productivity gains, ensures we stay at the forefront of manufacturing in the door industry.
Phil Joyce: Financial Accounting Manager.
Phil has fitted seamlessly into the team since his arrival in 2015. He maintains a watchful eye on the financial operations, and provides our parent company, RCR, with everything they need to know about the performance of the company.
Kevin Vandeyar: National Health & Safety Manager.
Guiding us through the Health & Safety minefield, and enabling us to retain our ISO Health & safety, Quality and Environmental approvals, Kevin’s experience in the construction industry has been invaluable to the daily operation of our business.