Senior Management

Marcelo Castro
Marcelo Castro
General Manager
Marcelo has over 23 years experience in the building industry across Europe, North America & Southeast Asia. He brings a passion for the industry, customers, and the team as he leads Humes in building a sustainable future.
Lorraine Fitzpatrick
Lorraine Fitzpatrick
Head of Distribution, North Island
With over 28 years of experience in the construction industry, both in NZ & South Africa, she brings a passion for people, with a focus on building strong teams and cultures to help the organisation achieve its vision & goals
Neil Hampson
Neil Hampson
Head of Distribution, South Island
Neil is an experienced senior leader with a track record in effectively leading branch networks. Recognised for his customer-centric approach and fostering team dynamics to achieve company objectives and enhance customer outcomes.
Ritesh Lal
Ritesh Lal
National Commercial Manager
Ritesh is CA-qualified and has over 20 years experience as a finance professional. He worked in the Electricity and Construction industries prior to joining the Concrete Division at Fletcher Building in 2020.
Allison Chiam
Allison Chiam
National Supply Chain Manager
Allison brings 20+ years of supply chain management experience from NZ and the UK, specialising in logistics, procurement, and planning. She focuses on enhancing supply chain processes, aiming for operational excellence, and enhan…
Abrie Bosman
Abrie Bosman
National Operations Manager
Abrie has over 20 years of experience overseeing Operational & Manufacturing teams at an Exec level. He is dedicated to the welfare of his team believes that success is a result of teamwork and meeting customers' needs
Christiaan Maritz
Christiaan Maritz
National Health & Safety Manager
Christiaan has over 20 years experience in Occupational Health and Safety, working in FMCG, Waste Management, Warehousing/Logistics and Paper industries. He has a passion for people and ensuring they return home safely each day.
Kirsten Champion
Kirsten Champion
National People & Performance Manager
Kirsten brings expertise in developing and delivering the HR strategic direction of a business by transforming performance, capability, and culture. She has a passion for developing leaders and fostering a customer-leading culture
Jason Roberts
Jason Roberts
National Product Quality & Performance Manager
Over a decade of experience in civil engineering & concrete technology, known for his innovative approach to driving product performance. A commitment to excellence, blending technical expertise and a focus on sustainability
Chris Wheeler
Chris Wheeler
National Sales Manager
Chris' experience is primarily in leading branch networks, sales teams and connecting products and services with customers. Returning to Humes in 2019 he has a strong understanding of the Humes business and customers.