Our people

Innovative solutions for a better future

At McAlpine Hussmann, it’s the people that make the difference – we are a high-performance team that is focused on delivering quality, reliability and customer satisfaction.

McAlpine Hussmann & Panasonic Overview

McAlpine Hussmann, and now with the immense capability and scale of parent Panasonic, is a leader in providing tailored, innovative display merchandisers, refrigeration and HVAC systems, installation and services to retailers around the world.

Our focus is on providing our clients with a competitive edge through energy efficiency and sustainability, food quality and integrity, design and engineering, service and installation, and retail support and performance.

With more than a century of experience, a proven track record, and fully evolved research and development and technology capability, we bring a unique perspective to climate control solutions, recognizing opportunities and capitalizing on industry trends.
McAlpine Hussmann is committed to remaining highly innovative in system design, manufacturing and installation and in addressing environmental concerns. We are equally determined to provide our customers with expert customer service to ensure the systems it provides continue to perform.

McAlpine Hussmann and Panasonic manage integrated teams to develop key products and services and have become a formidable force in providing the latest in global developments in climate control. Our commitment to delivering superior value and measurable results drives our business performance and, ultimately, yours.

We strive to guide

Our leaders are dedicated to helping customers stay on top in all aspect of the industry and they come from a wide range of backgrounds – both culturally and commercially – but are totally united in their commitment to bringing you the very best in cost-effective and innovative climate solutions.

Our NZ Executive Team

Nick Tongue
General Manager, New Zealand
Amit Ohdedar
AC Contracts Manager, New Zealand
Darren Rawnsley
National Contracts Manager, New Zealand
Lance Fry
General Manager Operations, New Zealand
John Kennedy
National Case Supply Manager, New Zealand
Miles Croft
Operations Manager, New Zealand
Charmain Hulme
People and Culture Manager, New Zealand

The Hussmann Oceania Executive Team

We work closely with our leaders across the Tasmin who are committed to supporting the New Zealand business and helping our customers get to and remain at the forefront in the HVAC and Refrigeration industry.

Nick Tongue
General Manager, New Zealand
Lance Fry
General Manager Operations, New Zealand
Sherif Hassanein
Managing Director
Shama Ragavan-Iyer
Finance Director
Vinney Kumar
General Manager Australia & Director Operations
Allen Ma
General Manager, China
Gregory Malcolm
Director Regional Markets and Business Development, Oceania
Michael Page
Director Operations, Oceania