Management Team

General Manager – Hamish McMurdo           

Hamish joined Southland disAbility Enterprises Ltd. after many years working outside of the region. Hamish, a born and bred Southlander, is thrilled to be Hamishenjoying the delights of living and working in Southland.

Hamish’s background includes being a butcher by trade followed by time in the food processing industry. He then went on to teaching during which he was introduced to disability in education where he honed his skills working with, and advocating for people with disabilities.

Hamish has been a referee for over 20 years and now coaches rugby referees both on the local and representative scene. He has also had a long association with cricket coaching and coached the North Otago Team to Hawke Cup victory in 2016.

Hamish sets high expectations for both himself and the staff. With this in mind he hopes to capitalise on the robust foundations that have been laid in the past at Southland disAbility Enterprises Ltd.

Hamish’s aspirations include growing the business recycling components of e-waste, business collections and developing market streams for bale wrap whilst enhancing the working conditions for all the staff through providing new revenue streams for product that is readily available.

Georgia Fleury – P.A. to General Manager 


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Kirk Rae – Operations Manager

Kirk is based in Invercargill with his partner and children currently liv

Kirk Rae

ing in Rimu, just outside of Invercargill .

Southland born and bred, Kirk has a broad and varied work experience, starting his career with Air New Zealand in customer service and working his way through to consultant roles in travel, the steel industry, recruitment and most recently as the Referee Education Officer for Rugby Southland.

He strikes immediately with his maturity, down to earth nature and open, candid demeanour. He is astute, self-aware and is willing and confident.

What is evident with Kirk is a natural communicator – his roles have all relied on his ability to communicate with a cross section of the community both in business and sport.

There’s no getting around it – he is passionate about rugby – and in particular refereeing and the coaching of, as well as the facilitation aspects.

Kirk is responsible for the operational management of SdE and its Tiwai departments, scheduling and planning, and as well as the host of logistical matters that we encounter here at SdE.

Office Administration

Hamish McMurdo & Shelley Clark – Human Resources Department








Donna Holz – Finance and Administration Officer         donna-2

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Supervisor/Department Contacts

Shelley Clark – Training / Health & Safety Supervisor


Todd Molloy – Production / Health & Safety Supervisor

Employee - Todd

Kristy Davidson – Combined Trading

Kristy Davidson

Richard (Lisiate) Holi – Tiwai