Our People

At IMG, our employees work collaboratively to consistently deliver reliable, high-quality workmanship.
We prioritise a skilled, informed, and empowered workforce, fostering a culture of respect and value for every individual within our organisation.


Group Chief Executive Officer

Colin possesses over 35 years of international leadership and business experience, across varied industries and market channels.

He joined IMG Mcraes Global in November 2021 adding industrial engineering to a career that had already seen successful leadership roles in retail, wholesale, and service-based organisations.

He is excited to lead IMG Mcraes Global into its next 20 years and he believes his customer focus, values-driven approach, and love of all things “team” will drive the business to new levels of success. Colin has a Post-Graduate diploma in strategy and operational management from Auckland Business School, is a chartered member of the Institute of Directors (NZ), and holds two non-executive directorships.


General Manager – Commercial

Shellie is the General Manager of Commercial and has been with IMG since March 2020. As General Manager of Commercial, Shellie leads and oversees the Finance, IT, Assets, Inventory & Facilities, Estimating and Business Improvement teams.

Former roles including general management, operations and accounting within the construction, medical distribution, aged care, and port logistics industries. Shellie has a strong focus on improving core systems and performance to produce favourable commercial outcomes.


General Manager – Business Development

Andy has been involved in, managed, or led engineering maintenance operations for 42 years, working in a variety of industries and manufacturing organisations. He has a Post-Grad in business management supported with an honours in Mining Mechanical Engineering.

Andy has been involved with IMG since 2010 working in a variety of positions as the business has grown and evolved. Proactive Engineering maintenance and innovative solutions are the drive that supports Andy’s added value to all of our stakeholders.


General Manager – People, Safety & Quality

Sharon passionately heads up the People, Health, Safety, Environment and Quality (HSEQ) Department at IMG. She has over 15 years HSEQ experience in various industries including steel manufacturing, construction, and mining. Sharon and her family emigrated to New Zealand in 2019 where she took up a HSEQ management role at Auckland Cranes before joining IMG Mcraes Global.

By applying a systematic risk-based approach in identifying and managing strategic and operational risks, she has been able to successfully implement strategies and risk management frameworks within complex businesses. Sharon completed a bachelor’s degree in Safety Management and has since also advanced her studies in Occupational Health and Risk Management and is a member of the New Zealand Institute of Safety Management.

WIDER leadership team

Adrian Brass

Branch Manager / East Tamaki

Brad Rainger

Business Manager / McRaes Global

Chris Smith

Delivery Manager / Glenbrook

Hamiora Awhimate

Branch Manager / Kawerau

Angelina Colbert

Financial Controller 

Aleesha Adams

Team Leader Commercial Accounts

Jasmine Robinson

Senior People Business Partner

Kobus Louw

Commercial Delivery Manager

Talent and Expertise at IMG

At IMG, our backbone is a team of dedicated professionals and skilled technicians, reflecting our commitment to excellence and our valued workforce. Our extensive front-end departments encompass a broad range of expertise:

Our multi-disciplined teams of skilled technicians are the driving force behind our capabilities, boasting proficiencies in various areas:

Empowering Excellence

At IMG, our strength lies in our workforce of approximately 220 permanent staff, delivering Hydraulic, Mechanical, and Engineering services to renowned companies spanning primary and secondary industries. Our 6,000m2 comprehensive workshop facilities in East Tamaki, Auckland and Rotorua have been meticulously designed to cater to heavy industry maintenance and manufacturing needs, specialising in machining, fabrication, certified welding, and innovative design, particularly focused on high-temperature alloys crucial to servicing the steel industry.

We not only prioritise delivering exceptional services but also foster an environment that values and supports our highly skilled personnel, enabling us to continually raise the bar in our industry.

Join our team and see what careers we have available.