Our People

Joint Managing Director

Simon Fraser (Director)

Simon Fraser (Director)

Simon Fraser is the joint Managing Director of Higgs Construction. Simon with the assistance of Dave and Paul, leads the corporate decisions and manages the overall operations of Higgs Construction.

Simon also works alongside Paul Harris and the Quantity Surveying Team, involved in the procurement and administration of our construction projects. Simon is a Senior Quantity Surveyor with over 40 years experience in the construction industry and an Associate of the NZ Institute of Quantity Surveyors.

Experience: 40 years industry experience, Director/Owner – Higgs Construction Limited 31 years.

Construction Manager / Director

David Freeman (Director)

David Freeman (Director)

Dave Freeman is the Construction Manager and joint Managing Director of Higgs Construction. Dave leads all aspects of our construction.

Dave works closely with all our Project Managers to ensure project delivery of our commercial construction projects, health & safety and ensures all sites are resourced as required.

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

Experience: 43 years industry experience, Director/Owner – Higgs Construction Limited 31 years.

Company Director

Paul Harris (Director)

Paul Harris (Director)

Paul Harris is a Company Director of Higgs Construction. Paul is responsible for the financial management and procurement of new projects. Paul leads Higgs Constructions Design and Build Solutions, providing clients early concepts and cost planning advice.

Paul also leads the Quantity Surveying Team and New Business, working alongside, Dave and Simon, ensuring our daily business commitments are met.

Experience: MNZIOB, 29 years industry experience as a Senior Quantity Surveyor, 13 years with Higgs Construction – a Director / Owner of Higgs Construction.

Company Director / Contracts Manager

Dan Freeman

Dan Freeman

Daniel Freeman is a Company Director and the Contracts Manager. Daniel works closely with our Project Managers and Site Managers to ensure project delivery, resourcing, construction programming are on track and the implementing of new construction methods.

Daniel assists the procurement team with developing project methodologies, construction programmes and build solutions.

Daniel’s 20 years knowledge of construction provides our team with effective construction management skills

Company Director / Contracts Manager

Stephen Mouat

Stephen is a Company Director / Contracts Manager, Stephen joined Higgs in 2021 as a Contracts Manager and in 2024 became a Company Director, Stephen has over 30 years construction experience.

Stephen works closely with Daniel, the Project Managers and Site Managers to ensure that project delivery, resourcing, construction programming are on track

Stephen assists the procurement team to produce workable and deliverable construction methodologies and programmes.

Compliance and Safety Coordinator

Lisa James

Lisa brings over 20 years of construction experience to our team in her role as Compliance, Safety and Environmental Coordinator, Lisa is also actively involved in the implementation of new systems for the business.

Lisa has a Diploma in Project Management, a NZ Certificate in Environmental Management, and is Affiliated Member of NZISM.

Senior Quantity Surveyor

Raweri Martin

Jonathan Baker

Daryl Smith

Paul Harris

Office / Accounts Manager

John Pearce

John is the Office / Accounts Manager. He is responsible for the day to day running of the office and accounts role. He has been involved in the construction industry for 6 years.

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