Our Team

The Technicool team consists of our 2 Auckland Directors, a Business Manager, an Operations Manager,  5 experienced Refrigeration & Air Conditioning engineers, 2 apprentices, and 2 office staff.

Glenn Taylor

Business Manager

Glenn brings over 25 years of invaluable business management experience to Technicool.  His passion, diverse thinking and drive are obvious with the smooth running of the business.  His planning, organising and leadership are second to none in this busy environment.  Creating and maintaining exceptional communication with all our customers, suppliers and our most important asset, our wonderful staff are the key to Glenn’s remarkable success within this organisation.

Outside of Technicool, Glenn is a keen boating/fishing man and loves getting out, in his boat at every opportunity.

Nathan McCartie

Operations Manager

Technicool Refrigeration is thrilled to welcome back Nathan as our Operations Manager.  His background and experience in the industry is instrumental to our success in making this company exceptional.  Nathan is experienced in the installation, commissioning, servicing, maintenance and design of a comprehensive range of applications in the industry.

His calm and thoughtful manner towards the younger members of Technicool, along with his methodical, meticulous working style makes him a pleasure to work with, knowing that only the best for the clients will do.

Outside of Technicool, Nathan has a young family and enjoys spending as much time together with them as possible.  He also likes everything the beautiful Bay of Plenty outdoors has to offer from mountain biking to hiking to swimming.

Brian Gill

Senior Refrigeration & Air Conditioning Engineer

Brian is a qualified Refrigeration Engineer and  joined Technicool in 2014. He did his apprenticeship in Australia and worked in supermarket refrigeration for 12 years before returning home to New Zealand.  Brian has a wealth of refrigeration knowledge and is a valued member of the staff.

Outside of Technicool, Brian loves playing golf and he will take every opportunity to improve his handicap.

Andy Kirk

Senior Refrigeration & Air Conditioning Engineer

Andy is a qualified Refrigeration Engineer, starting his trade in England over 30 years ago at Grimsby College Institute and has continued to learn and develop his skills since.  He is an experienced Engineer, and his talent is exceptionally valuable to our organisation.  Having moved to New Zealand 15 years ago Andy can be considered a true ‘Kiwi’ now.

Outside of Technicool, Andy has a passion for running, he has now completed two marathons and is currently training for his third.  He loves his golf, and on a good handicap.  He also enjoys getting away in his renovated caravan, which he has painstakingly restored.

Hayden Stevens

Senior Refrigeration & Air Conditioning Engineer

Hayden is a qualified Refrigeration & Air Conditioning Engineer, having qualified in 2011, Hayden has continued to gain extensive knowledge by travelling overseas and working in Countries such as Australia, Turks and Caicos and finally returning to New Zealand with a wealth of knowledge.  We are fortunate to have Hayden working with us here at Technicool.  He brings with him his strong work ethnics and knowledge from working in extremely hot environments.

Outside of Technicool, Hayden enjoys mountain biking, fishing and above all else spending time with his young family.

Alex O'Dwyer

Refrigeration & Air Conditioning Apprentice - 3rd Year

Alex joined Technicool in early 2020.  He has completed two years of his apprenticeship to an excellent standard and is continuing to demonstrate his hard working and a meticulous attitude to his trade.

Outside of Technicool Alex has a passion for surfing and enjoys getting out on the waves whenever possible.  Alex has a can do positive attitude and his infectious personality makes him a great member of the Technicool family.

Gerraad Coetzee

Refrigeration & Air Conditioning Apprentice - 1st Year

Gerraad moved to New Zealand from South Africa in early 2020 and joined Technicool in the same year.  He is due to start an apprenticeship soon.  Gerraad is an extremely hard working employee and is enjoying the fantastic camaraderie we have here at Technicool.

Outside of Technicool Gerraad enjoys cooking his ‘Braais’ and socialising with friends.  He is enjoying the relaxed lifestyle that New Zealand brings, including fishing, and travelling around to experience our beautiful countryside.

Robyn Taylor

Office Manager

Originally from Wellington, Robyn started her career in Administration in Government.  After 10 years, Robyn left work to start her family. Relocating to Tauranga for her husband’s job. Robyn returned to full time employment in Administration with a local Accountancy firm, however needed a greater challenge, joined Technicool Refrigeration to further her career and has been with Technicool now for over three years and loving the passionate and dedicated people she works with.

Shannon Ashton

Administrator / Support Role - Part time

Shannon has extensive knowledge in Administration and prides herself on her fantastic customer service.  Starting with Technicool in mid 2020, she brings with her a wealth of experience from working overseas and here in New Zealand.  Shannon has experience in banking, retail and administration.  Recently completing a Diploma in Photography, Graphic Design and Interior Design and Decoration, she brings with her an astounding array of skills that are proving invaluable within our Organisation.