Our People

RedBull's experienced and competent senior management team is led by General Manager, Chris Pilmer.

Chris Pilmer - General Manager
  • Tristen Bradley Blasting Operations Manager
  • Steve Butters Mining and Product Manager
  • Karin Zijp Administration Manager
  • Nick Bastow Technical Services Manager
  • Tim Mullen HSEQ Manager
  • Leigh Wain Site Manager - Macraes Mine
  • Glenn Ross Northern Region Manager
  • Kelly Burchett Southern Region Manager
  • Troy Garforth Plant Manager
  • Mike Henderson Operations Director Bev McLean Commercial Manager Yan Huang Shareholder Representative Peter Shapiro Managing Director

North Island operations include manufacturing, drilling, blasting and technical support for over 100 quarry customers. Blasting operations are managed in two regions Northern Region (Auckland and Northland) and Southern Region (Waikato, Bay of Plenty and Central areas).

Our South Island operation is managed by the Mining Manager at the Macraes Mine and provides products to the South Island gold mines, Macraes Open Pit, Frasers Underground and Coronation Open Pit mines.

Our Senior Management Team is capably supported by a strong team of supervisors, engineers, shotfirers, drillers, MMU operators and a dedicated administration team.