Our Team

John Black – Owner/Managing Director
Since buying the business with his wife Karen in 2007, John has used his vast experience in management and problem solving to give Andy Andersons clients only the best service. He’s passionate about adding value to clients’ businesses through his team’s work and his specialised knowledge. His commitment to building a long term, successful business means John and Andy Andersons are well respected by peers, clients and crucially, by his team. John’s passion outside of work is fishing, fishing and more fishing. He also spends quality with his family, fishing.

Karen Black – Owner/ Admin and Accounts Manager
After more than 15 years working for the Auckland District Health Board, Karen joined Andy Andersons full-time in August 2012. A part owner of the business, her day-to-day role is centred around Administration and Account Management. Karen is renowned for tackling problems with patience and humour and, uses her vast experience to ensure Andy Andersons runs as smoothly and efficiently behind the scenes as it does on site. She enjoys spending her spare time with her two daughters, as well as being out on the boat fishing with husband, John.

Andy Hants – Business Development Manager
Andy brings a broad experience in project management, sales and business to his role with Andy Andersons. Having joined the team as Business Development Manager in 2011, his focus is on taking a big-picture view and ensuring the continued growth of the company. Away from the office Andy spends many hours walking his dog and is a keen golfer when time allows.

Khalid Khalil – Operations Manager
Khalid joined Andy Andersons in 2010 as one our foremen before taking on a leadership role as Operations Manager. Khalid draws on his military training to plan and run our projects with precision and efficiency. Outside of work, Khalid is a dedicated family man and a keen fisherman.

Paul Freeman – Sales Representative
As the newest member of the Andy Andersons team, Paul brings many years of sales experience within a number of industries. This wide knowledge is key due to the variety of industry sectors we are involved in throughout a year. Paul’s role is to promote all aspects of the business from our high level cleaning, organic oil absorbents and spill kits through to our non-slip flooring treatment. Outside of the office, Paul is a very keen fisherman, a trait that fits in very well here at Andy Andersons.

Jet – Head of Security and Welcoming Committee
Undeniably the friendliest member of the team, Jet the black lab is responsible for greeting visitors to Andy Andersons HQ with a smile and a wagging tail. Known for his tireless dedication to fetch, he is constantly seeking new ways to invigorate the team. In his spare time Jet enjoys long walks on the beach, eating things and sleeping.