Meet The Team
Senior Leadership Team
Meet the team who are at the forefront of leading the JacksCo Way!
BSc, MAP CMP
These range from retail shopping malls to five-star hotels. Simon founded JacksCo Civil in 2016.
He joined JacksCo in 2019 as Construction Director. As a member of the senior management team, he is responsible for tendering, programming, financial management, health & safety and environmental management and also sits on the company Board.
Over his tenure Adrian has been involved in multi-million dollar construction projects for both the commercial, public and residential sectors. He is an integral part of the companies day to day operation and is responsible for tendering, programming, financial management as well as business policies and growth strategies.
Chief Operating Officer
During this time he has worked at a governance level as a senior manager in a number of tier 1 companies specialising in challenging projects, and has gained a reputation for getting projects on their feet and then keeping them there. He returned to New Zealand and joined JacksCo in 2020.
Advisory Board Member
He was involved in banking in NZ & London in various treasury & capital market roles for 10 years before returning to NZ in 1991 and undertaking a number of private equity, venture capital & corporate finance transactions in NZ & Australia.
For 9 years until early 2010 John was Managing Director of Stevenson Group, one of NZ’s largest private companies with more than 600 employees. He was responsible for a major transformation of this almost 100 year old company into a successful, diversified investment group with significant interests in construction materials, quarrying, mining, agriculture, engineering and property.
John is also a founding member of the National Infrastructure Advisory Board which provides independent advice to Treasury and the Minister of Finance.
Chief Financial Officer
He has many years' financial and management experience as Chief Financial Officer and other commercial roles across a range of industries in New Zealand, Australia and elsewhere. Les is particularly interested in working with the key people to help grow the business, eg by strategic financial management focussing on the longer-term goals for the business and by setting and using KPls to deliver operational improvements.
The JacksCo team’s quality of service has been refreshing; their ability to work reliably to a high standard and within agreed timeframes is extremely valuable to us...
Steve James - Riley Consulants