Meet the Team
Managing Director and Owner:
Steve joined Electrotest Ltd in 2005. Prior to joining Electrotest, his career was in RF engineering and telecomunications of which most was in broadcast engineering.
In 2006 Steve bought into Electrotest and then went on to became sole owner in 2011. He loves working with customers and building relationships. He also enjoys a good challenge. His area of focus is business development, Telecommunications and special projects.
Don't ask Steve a question unless you have a lot of spare time as he loves telling you more that you need to know.
He is married with two daugthers. Spare time is mostly occupied between 4 grandchildren and flying his "Green Sky Truck".
Administration (engine room):
Clare O'Donnell - Office Manager/PA
Clare joined our team mid 2019. She comes with a vast amount of business experience and her role is to keep us all focused and Steve out of trouble.
Her role is to run the office and streamline processes to make sure we offer the best for our customers.
Diane Brewer - Office Administrator/Accounts
Diane joined Electrotest towards the end of 2016. She started with us by being thrown in the deep end and she swam.
She runs our accounts and product ordering/dispatching process and does a good job at that. Said quickly, that doesn't sound like a lot but in fact she has a lot of transactions and customers to deal with.
A typical day for Diane is to knuckle down and getting the job done.
Anmol Hassan - Sales Engineer - UPS and Power Protection
Anmol joined Electrotest at the end of 2017. He heads up our UPS and Power Protection division. He is proving to have great successes in the sector and growing that division.
Anmol is a avid cricketer.
In our spare (the rest of the team) we love to pull his leg, however he is wisening up to us.
Stuart Atkinson - Sales Engineer - Power Utility and Advanced Electrical
Stuart joined Electrotest towards the end of 2018. He has been in sales in the electrical industry for as long as most of us have been alive. In a previous life he spent many a day at sea with the Royal New Zealand Navy.
He deals with all our Power Utility and Heavy Electrical Industry customers.
In his spare time he can be seen cruising in his 1976 red Mustang.
Michael Snook - Sales Engineer - Electrical and Distribution
Michael has been working in the Electrical Industry for almost 20 years with a background in Electrical Wholesale before starting with Electrotest in 2012.
He sees one of his key roles to provide customers with cost effective solutions for their test and measurement requirements. Michael currently covers the whole of New Zealand so his life is busy.
In his spare time he likes to listen to music and see live bands, comedy and socializing with friends.
Hanie Mehdinezhad - Sales Engineer - Education, Biomedical and Manufacturers
Hanie joined Electrotest at the beginning of 2019. She is a PHD student who has found the excitement of sales one of her main motivators in life.
Hanie operates in the Education (selling science and physics equipment to educational institutes), Biomedical and the Manufacturing sectors.
She is committed to being a success and when given a task, she sticks to it.
In her spare time, she is building a house and ............we all are waiting for the house warming party.
Jon Forster - Service Engineer
Jon is our fix it man. He runs our Service and Calibration department. If Jon can't fix it, then it most likely can't be fixed.
In his spare time Jon, joins loves jazz music, chess and automobilia.