John is a professional director, who works primarily with small and medium-sized enterprises. He joined the Mackleys board in 2013 and has since become a major shareholder. John brings a wealth of experience to the business with 12 years as a professional director. He has held a number of senior roles in the banking industry, the most prominent being as head of commercial banking for the ASB. Alongside the private sector directorships, John is active in the community sector in particular with rugby league.
Managing Director - National Sales and Business Development
Scott has a deep understanding of the transport sector gained from spending his entire career in the industry, going right back to working with his father during primary school holidays. As National Sales and Business Development Manager of the Cleeve Group, he is responsible for strategic direction, and general oversight of both Cleeve Transport and Mackleys. His vision for Mackleys is to provide the high quality service expected of a family-owned company, while meeting the best standards of corporate expectations.
John has held a range of senior executive roles across a variety of sectors from building and industrial materials manufacturing, distribution, finance and consumer goods. He was most recently the Chief Executive for the leading building trade materials supplier, Placemakers.
John is currently on the boards of the Building Industry Federation, Horizon Energy Limited and a director of Design Windows Holdings. John has an economics degree from Otago University, Marketing Post Grad diploma from Auckland University and has completed the Senior Executive program at Columbia University, New York.