Our People

Putting people at the heart of our business.

Our people have built Sime Darby into what it is today.

We passionately believe that in our industry, what sets us apart is our people. We retain this advantage by taking fantastic care of our internal staff, and attracting the best talent.

Many of our leaders have worked their way up through the business. That’s because of our focus on development—we want you to grow just as much as we want our business to grow. With opportunities in a range of different operating units and locations, Sime Darby is the perfect environment to grow your career. Why not meet a few of our key people below?


Leadership Team

Patrick McKenna Sime Darby NZ & Australia, Managing Director
Peter Leathley Sime Darby NZ & Australia, Head of Human Resources
Scott Kelsey Sime Darby NZ & Australia, Business Development Manager
David Blanchard Sime Darby NZ, General Manager Finance
Dean Crow Sime Darby NZ, Head of Marketing
Michael Doeg Sime Darby NZ Retail Group, General Manager
Chris Brown Sime Darby NZ Commercial Group, General Manager
Wayne Hoggard Company Secretary (Aust), Commercial Manager
Christiaan Knaap Porsche Parramatta, General Manager
Jason McDonnell Corefleet, General Manager
Glenn Stapleton Sime Darby Transport NZ & Australia, Executive General Manager