Our reputation for teamwork is
the result of an outstanding team 

Our Team

We strive to continually strengthen our  friendly, solutions based staff. 

We employ people that are passionate about our industry and are here because they want to
make a difference to the service you expect

Cemac Auckland

To join our team of passionate people, please email your CV and covering letter to Melissa Taylor

Derek Finnigan - Managing Director

Derek Finnigan

Derek joined Cemac Wellington back in 1985 as a Quantity Surveying Cadet. He transferred to Auckland to run the fitout team in 1987.  In 1993 the opportunity arose to purchase the Auckland business from Carter Holt Harvey, and so along with business partner Owen Noonan the business became a privately owned company again. Derek has extensive Commercial Interiors experience. His non-adversarial approach to projects, helps ensure a team approach for all parties involved, and works on the belief that good relationships within a contract are the key to success.

Marc Harmsen - Project Manager

Over 14 Years experience in the construction industry with 7 years of Project Management Marc's practical knowledge along with his enthusiastic approach to each project sets him apart from your everyday Project Manager.

You can rest assured that you are in good hands when it comes to delivering your Project with a big smile.

Justin Lee - Working Foreman

Justin Lee

Justin joins the team with extensive retail and shopfitting experience, with over 15 years on the coal face of retail interiors, he brings an additional skill set that has seen our retail customer portfolio increase and become a real target sector for us in the future..

Mike Barlow - Access Flooring Sales

Mike Barlow - Access Flooring Sales

Mike has been with Cemac since 1996 and specialises solely in raised access flooring. Mike has sold, seismically designed, priced and managed computer room and access floor installations across New Zealand since that time. With an 18 year project management background in Interiors both in New Zealand and the United Kingdom. Michael adds a substantial and thorough knowledge of the people, pitfalls and processes involved within the industry.

Jamiel Felton - Senior Quantity Surveyor

My name is Jamiel Felton I am a 40 year old healthy married man with 4 children, I was born and raised in Cape Town South Africa. I Graduated in 2001, with a BTECH Degree in Construction Management and Quantity Surveying at the University of Technology Bellville campus(Formally Peninsula Technikon). I have 16 years experience in the construction industry. Up to now I have been involved in all aspects of construction, from quantity surveying, planning and programming, tendering, construction, pre construction and post construction and maintenance of projects.

In my 16 years experience, I have worked on industrial, commercial and housing projects.

Alvin Alaguraj - Quantity Surveyor

Alvin joined the team with 3 years of experience in the construction industry. With 2 years of professional experience in the estimation and quantity surveying department. Education foundation in Master Diploma in Architectural Design. We have been running a successful construction business in India where I had the exposure to the front and back ends of the industry.

Have always shown high enthusiasm and desire to learn new things.

Good with computers and sound understanding of designing/estimation software. I wish to contribute to the overall success of Cemac business with the skills I learnt so far.

Artem Lykho - Site Carpenter