TIL Logistics Group Management 2 v2



Group Chief Executive Officer

Alan Pearson commenced as Group Chief Executive Officer in March 2018. Alan has over 35 years commercial experience in both public and private companies, including ten years as Managing Director of Hall’s Group Limited, which is one of New Zealand’s largest Transport & Logistics companies (primarily involved with temperature controlled supply chains for both domestic and export food markets).

Prior to Hall’s Alan spent 13 years with Fletcher Building / Fletcher Challenge, with the last ten years as General Manager of the Pacific Steel Group and Commercial & Finance Director for the Fletcher Challenge Steel Group. He has also worked for Tasman Pulp & Paper, Amcor Fibre Packaging, Smorgon Glass & Plastics and Alcan Aluminium in various accounting and leadership roles.

 Alan is a Fellow of the Australian Society of CPA’s (1984), and member of the Institute of Directors NZ (2011).


Executive Director

Jim has extensive experience in the New Zealand transport industry and has spent some 45 years in lead management roles with Hookers, TNL/Newmans Group and TIL. He has been responsible for building TIL from a local New Plymouth trucking operation into a New Zealand wide transport force. 

He has served as Chair of TIL and several associated companies, and has played a significant part in transport industry matters. He has been honoured with Life Membership in his local Road Transport Association and is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport.

In 2013 Jim was inducted into the NZ Road Transport Hall of Fame.


Chief Financial Officer

Lee has been with TIL Logistics Group since 2013, previously as Group Financial Controller. She is an experienced, senior financial executive who has held international roles in the USA and Australia, in both the service and manufacturing sectors. Lee was an integral part of the reverse listing  of TIL Logistics in 2017. She holds a Bachelor of Business Studies with a major in accounting.


Group Human Resources Manager

Deana Barnard joined TIL as as Group General Manager, Human Resources in 2018. She previously ran a haulage company in the UK, operating trucks across Europe, and more recently managed the international HR function of a successful technology company employing staff around the globe.


Group Chief Information Officer

Maurice joined Move Logistics as Information Technology Manager in 2016, and was appointed to the Group CIO role in 2018. He brings with him 20 years of experience in business management, IT and commercial advisory, and the delivery of technology focused outcomes. 


General Manager, Group Marketing

Alan joined TIL in 1989 as a part owner initially and as a marketing director. Alan is responsible for TIL Group’s marketing and development.  His other duties include holding directorships in TIL’s subsidiary companies.

Alan’s previous roles within TIL include Managing Director of TNL Group and the director responsible for TIL's international companies. Alan’s career in the transport and logistics industry spans over 35 years in international shipping, international freight forwarding, domestic transport and logistics and includes serving as ship’s officer in the merchant navy.


CEO Pacific Fuel Haul

Stephen was appointed to the role of CEO for Pacific Fuel Haul in 2018. He is an experienced manager, with an extensive knowledge of international and domestic logistics and supply chain networks. Stephen joined TIL in September 2017 as a Senior Consultant, having held senior positions across the supply chain including the international freight, 3PL logistics, warehousing and transport service sectors.


Pacific Fuel Haul

Andy joined TIL in 1994 and became CEO of Pacific Fuel Haul in 2013. As its CEO, Andy provides leadership across all contracts within Pacific Fuel Haul and is responsible for budgetary and operational performance with special emphasis on health & safety.

Andy has 40 years of experience in the transport and logistics industry, including senior roles within TIL as CEO and General Manager (2008 to 2013) of the Bulk Fuels Division of Hooker Pacific, and Southern Regional Manager of the Hooker Pacific freighting operation from 2002 to 2008.


CEO, TIL Freighting

Jon joined TIL in 2010 and became CEO of TIL Freighting in 2014. As CEO of TIL Freighting, Jon is responsible for the overall financial and operational performance, cultural growth and health & safety compliance of TIL Freighting.

Jon has over 20 years of experience in the transport and logistics industry, including 5 years as General Manager of Freight Lines Limited (previously part of the James Barker Group). Jon also has experience in the banking and finance sector, with asset finance management roles at Bank of New Zealand and UDC Finance Limited.


General Manager, McAuley's Transport

Steve joined TIL in 2015 as part of TIL's acquisition of McAuley's transport and was promoted to the role of General Manager. He has worked in the transport industry for over 28 years, having initially worked in the driver's seat, as well as across dispatch and through the ranks into management. 


CEO, Specialised Lifting and Transport Division

Warwick joined TIL Logistics following the 2018 acquisition of the Specialised Lifting and Transport Group. He was appointed Managing Director of Machinery Movers in 1996, and oversaw the acquisition of several other businesses. He now heads up TIL's Specialist Lifting and Transport division which comprises Machinery Movers, Machinery Specialists, Multi-Trans and Tranzcarr. 

Warwick is a past Chairman and Life Member of the Heavy Haulage Association and has represented the industry on government consultation bodies. 


CEO, MOVE Logistics

Richard joined TIL in 2017 as part of TIL’s acquisition of MOVE. Richard has been the General Manager/ CEO of MOVE since June 2015 and has continued in this role under TIL.

In this role, Richard is responsible for the financial and operational performance of MOVE.

Prior to joining MOVE, Richard was the CFO at Blackbay Limited, a global software company suppling to the transport and logistics industry for 10 years. Richard, a qualified chartered accountant, also has experience in the banking and financial sector with JPMorgan in London, UK and in business assurance with PricewaterhouseCoopers in Sydney, Australia.


General Manager, NZL

Brent JOINED TIL in January 2018 as CEO of NZL Group. Brent has over 30 years’ experience in the transport and logistics sector, including managing NZL from 1999 to 2005.

Brent was part of the team that formed the first fourth party logistics business in New Zealand for Fonterra and went on to be CEO of Matrix, which was fourth party for Carter Holt Harvey.


CEO, International

Clayton Imbs is the CEO of TIL's International division, which comprises Alpha Customs Services, Hooker Shipping, Liquid Logistics and TNL International. Clayton started work at Alpha in 1984, becoming Managing Director in 2006, and is tasked with exploring new business opportunities for International.