Our People

Manager

Simon Fraser (Director)

Simon Fraser (Director)

Simon is the General Manager and a Director of Higgs Construction. Simon works closely with Paul Harris and the QS Team. Simon also undertakes all general duties as the Company Manager.

Simon is a Quantity Surveyor with over 35 years experience in the construction industry and an Associate of the NZ Institute of Quantity Surveyors.

Experience: 37 years industry experience, Director/Owner – Higgs Construction Limited 25yrs.

Construction Manager

David Freeman (Director)

David Freeman (Director)

Dave is the Construction Manager and a Director of Higgs Construction. Dave works closely with all our Project Managers to ensure project delivery, health & safety, and all sites are resourced as required.

Dave's experience is an essential part of the business, leading our construction teams delivery.

Experience: 42 years industry experience, Director/Owner – Higgs Construction Limited 25yrs.

Construction Manager

Chris Yearsley

Chris Yearsley

Chris is our EQR repairs manager, working alongside Fletcher EQR repairing earthquake damaged dwellings. Chris joined our team following the Christchurch earthquakes.

Chris and his team have repaired in excess of 500 homes under the EQC Repair Programme and are now currently involved in over cap repairs for a number of insurance companies.

Commercial Manager

Paul Harris (Director)

Paul Harris (Director)

Paul is the Commercial Manager at Higgs Construction. Paul is responsible for the financial management and procurement of new projects. Paul also leads the QS Team and New Business . Working alongside Dave and Simon, ensuring our daily business commitments are met.

Experience: 28 years industry experience, 11 years with Higgs Construction – a Director / Owner of Higgs Construction, previously five years as Commercial Manager / Senior QS, Hawkins Construction.

Contracts Manager

Antony Sefton

Antony Sefton

Antony is our Contracts Manager. Antony works closely with our Project Managers and Site Managers, ensuring project delivery, resourcing, construction programming and the implementing of new construction methods.

Antony’s knowledge of construction over 22yrs provides our team with further effective construction management skills.

Antony’s previous role was Project Director at City Care and prior to that role, Project Manager at Mainzeal Construction.

Construction Supervisor

Mike Thompson

Mike Thompson

Mike is our construction supervisor. Mike assists Dave with the supervision of our construction projects, working alongside our project managers foremen in a support role.

Experience: 41 years experience, 19 years with Higgs Construction Limited.

Project Managers

Mark Weber

Kris Jolly

Peter Searle

Phillip George

Dan Freeman

Stu Dobson

Paul Bennison

Neville Magee

Paul Walen

Site Manager / Project Co-ordination

Johnny Clark

Site Manager

Ray MacFarlane

Senior Site Foreman

Chris McConney

David McConnell

Daryl Ashworth

Glenn Robinson

Foreman

Stu Bishop

Graeme Lattimore

Senior Quantity Surveyor

Raweri Martin

Alex Bratley

Quantity Surveyor

Luke Fraser

Office Administrator

Margaret Kilkelly

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