Our People

Auckland

Pat Harrison

Pat Harrison

Managing Director

Pat’s experience in glass, glazing and aluminium windows, since 1979, includes company ownership and successful business management. Pat’s extensive knowledge and understanding of the industry, coupled with a commitment to service and his clear insight into the requirements of specialised commercial projects, will ensure delivery of high performance building glazing solutions.

Steven Pearson

Steven Pearson

General Manager

Steven has been in the construction industry for 25 years, a qualified builder he specialised in the building and management of high end residential homes for 15 years. Steven was employed as a Project Manager in 2010. Some of his projects include the refurbishments of TVNZ, ANZ Tower and more recently the 2020 Commercial Bay precinct. Steven's experience in project delivery and team culture serves him well in his role as our General Manager of Woods Glass NZ.

Bee Choo Lim

Bee Choo Lim

Technical Sales Manager

Bee Choo has been in the building industry since 1986, and since 1990 in the glass industry with Woods Glass. Her key role is major project glass specification, tendering and sourcing from a range of local and international suppliers to ensure the best glazing solutions are used. Bee Choo has a diploma in Technology (building) is a member of the NZ institute of Quantity Surveyors Inc. and has a GANZ Accredited Standards Advisor certificate.

Andrew Brookland

Andrew Brookland

Financial Controller

Andrew has over 30 years experience in systems, consulting and finance in the commercial environment and managing projects and facilities in the not-for-profit world. He has overseen multiple high end projects from an operations side as well as having the technical expertise on the financial front. Andrew is Married with 4 adult children and 3 Siberian Huskies to keep his home life busy. Andrew still enjoys his life long passions, playing cricket and a Star Wars collector. Andrew fully embodies the Woods Glass team values.
Donovan Van Niekerk

Donovan Van Niekerk

Business Development Manager

Donovan started his career in the building industry as a commercial façade installer in 2006. He has since worked his way through numerous roles within the window and door industry which includes drafting, quantity surveying, sale and sale management. These roles have giving Donovan the fundamental skills and knowledge in order to help grow and promote Woods Glass market presence. Donovan's goal is to promote Woods Glass' high quality products and capabilities and to cohesively bring our clients visions to reality. 
John Aranui

John Aranui

Senior Quantity Surveyor

John joined Woods Glass in 2015, as Senior Estimator. John has worked in the glass, aluminium and construction industry as a main contractor and subcontractor across a number of roles including estimating, quantity surveying, project management and procurement. John has qualifications in Quantity Surveying, Civil construction management, Management, IT and has a GANZ Accredited Standards Advisor
certificate.

Joe Rae

Joe Rae

Quantity Surveyor

Joe is a Quantity Surveyor with 5 years’ experience in commercial glazing. He has a strong focus on building client relationships, estimating and commercial management. Joe is a technically astute, WGANZ Glass Standards Advisor. Joe is an associate member of the New Zealand Institute of Building. He has a diploma of Construction (QS) and looks forward to bringing your Building Glazing Solutions to life.

John O'Connor

John O'Connor

Senior Project Manager

John started his Façade Journey in Ireland in 2002 as an aluminium installer. John Moved to New Zealand in 2009 and started working with Insite Facades as a site Manager before joining Woods Glass in 2013 as a Project Manager. Over his 9 years here at Woods Glass as a Project Manager, John has been involved in delivering some great projects including Westfield New Market, Westgate Library, ASB Wynyard Quarter and most recently on Woods Glass new venture into aluminium windows and doors at Elm Apartments in Remuera.

Wellington

Clive Waters

Clive Waters

Wellington Area Manager

Supporting and coordinating our team in Wellington, Clive has decades of industry experience to draw on. A career in manufacturing and project management provides a sound technical base but he says it's all about the people. Relationship building with staff and customers is the key to success.
Nigel Walls

Nigel Walls

Senior Quantity Surveyor

Nigel trained as a Quantity Surveyor in 1983 before working as a site QS for main contractors. He made the move to glass in 1998 as an estimator and to work in Commercial sales. Nigel joined the Woods Glass team in 2009 in Auckland before taking the reins in Christchurch as the branch manager and senior estimator. In 2021 Nigel transferred to Wellington to share his extensive knowledge in estimating and contract administration. Nigel has had a hand in many great projects such as the Holy Trinity Church and Spark building.

Christchurch

Mike Bowden

Mike Bowden

South Island Operations Manager

Mike has 20 years experience in the glass, glazing and aluminium trade in various roles including senior management. He is a trade qualified glazier and New Zealand standards glass advisor, Member of the NZIOB and has been with Woods Glass for 10 years. Mike looks after the South Island projects from conception through to delivery along with our strong South Island leadership team.

Nick Radley

Nick Radley

Quantity Surveyor

Nick has been involved in the Construction industry for over 20 years.  Beginning his career as an apprentice carpenter in 2000, Nick advanced into the field of quantity surveying achieving National Diplomas in both Quantity Surveying and Construction Management.  An employee at Woods Glass for 6 years as an Estimator & QS, he is also a GANZ accredited glass standards advisor.

John Witty

John Witty

Key Account Manager

John has been in the construction industry since 2010, the past 6 years have been spent in Aluminium Joinery & Glass. His role entails managing key accounts, estimation & tendering, glass procurement & providing technical information. John studied a Diploma in Construction Management & is a current NZ Glass Standards Advisor.