The Executive Team
Chief Operating Officer
Bryan started with Express Couriers Limited in February 2013 and brings a wealth of experience in the Logistics industry. He has been involved with DHL Globally for over 25 years in a number of senior Executive positions in Europe, the United States, Asia and the Middle East, holding both Country and Regional leadership roles.
Bryan is a Kiwi and returned to New Zealand in 2005, after eight years in Asia with his last role there as Regional Director of South East Asia and Indian Sub-Continent..
In 2008 Bryan was asked by the DHL Global Leadership team to return to Europe and lead the transformation of the European business. As Executive Vice President for DHL Worldwide Express Europe, Bryan successfully led the business through the Global Financial Crisis and at the same time transformed the performance of the business across all measures, expanded the network throughout Europe and created the sustainable business model it is today.
Chief Financial Officer
Tony was appointed CFO of Express Couriers Ltd in September 2008. Prior to this he held a number of senior financial roles in the travel, telecommunications and distribution industries, both publicly-listed and private.
Once an active runner, Tony is now an armchair sports fan, but still manages to enjoy golf and skiing.
General Manager of CourierPost
Steve Beaumont joined CourierPost in 2004 and has held several roles, including with IT and as Northern Regional Manager, prior to becoming the General Manager of CourierPost in 2009. A highlight of Steve’s time with CourierPost to date has been managing the move to the new automated parcel sorting facility at Highbrook which has been an exciting success for the business.
Steve grew up in Canada, making the move to Wellington in 1990 and since then has held positions with Airways Corporation and the New Zealand Qualifications Authority. As a keen windsurfer the attraction of living in Wellington was clear, but the decision to move and join the CP team in Auckland has proven to be popular one with his family who are now all well settled on the North Shore.
General Manager Information Technology
Prior to joining ECL as General Manager, Information Technology, Tony was CEO at Tomizone Limited, a global wireless internet technology company with its research and development headquartered in Auckland, New Zealand. Tony has more than 15 years’ experience in executive roles predominantly within the technology and telecommunications industry, in Australia and New Zealand, most recently prior to Tomizone, with Auckland Airport as their Chief Information Officer, along with tenures at Ernst and Young, Kodak Australia, NCR Australia and BellSouth, New Zealand.
Tony has extensive business management experience, with specialist skills in strategic planning & execution, service delivery, outsourcing operations, supply chain and project management.
He is also:
A current board member of TUANZ (Telecommunications Users Association of New Zealand), a founding member of the Australian/New Zealand Airports Information Communications Technology (ICT) Forum and a former member of the SITA International Customer Advisory Board.
General Manager of Transport
Alan has over 30 years experience working in the Postal Engineering and Logistics field. He is an expert in all aspects of transport and distribution in New Zealand and internationally. Alan’s knowledge and expertise has seen him restructure the CourierPost and New Zealand Post road linehaul and air transport networks to ensure these critical business linkages are always meeting the requirements of mail processing, delivery, couriers and parcels in an efficient and cost effective manner.
Alan enjoys Mountain Biking and Trout Fishing.
General Manager of Pace
Marty Wheeler joined the ECL Group in December 2006 as Branch Manager of Pace Couriers in Auckland and was appointed General Manager of Pace in June 2011. Marty has been In the Transport industry for nearly 17 years.
Prior to joining ECL Marty worked in business development and branch management roles in both Mainfreight and Toll Tranzlink and has also worked as a Television presenter and Musician when possible. Currently Marty is preparing for baby number one.
Marty enjoys surfing, fishing and restoring classic cars in his spare time.
General Manager of HR
Daniel has been with ECL for the past 5 years and has been a key member of the HR Team, looking after both the Central and Wellington Regions and most recently as GM Human Resources. Having played a lead role in coordinating ECL's employment relations activity through CEA negotiations, strategy and fostering relationships with our employment partners, he has also supported and led many other successful HR initiatives across the business.
Prior to joining ECL Daniel spent 10 years working in the Dairy Industry specialising in Employment Relations, Generalist HR, Safety and well being. Daniel also spent several years working in manufacturing and operations. Having worked in Health and Safety, Human Resources and Employment Relations for more than 10 years in large manufacturing and operations based industries Daniel prides himself on delivering structured, outstanding and uncomplicated HR support.
Outside of work Daniel is a dedicated family man, a keen surfer and a closet master chef.