Our Team

Michael Davies
General Manager

Michael has been with FenceWright since its inception. He has worked in numerous positions across the journey from onsite supervisor to his current position as General Manager. Extensive knowledge from a long history in the Fencing industry allows him to oversee all areas of the business, encouraging growth, innovation and development. Michael is extremely passionate regarding customer and client satisfaction, driving a culture of continuous improvement from the top down. Michael has forged a great team of exceptional managers to drive the business forward as Karlka FenceWright strives to be Australia’s leading Security Fencing Contractor of choice.

Sid Pradhan
Finance Manager

Sid commenced with FenceWright in early 2018 as Finance Manager. He has over 15 years of experience in a variety of industries including Construction, Maintenance, Civil, Manufacturing and EPCM’s. During his time at FenceWright, Sid also used his unique skillset West Coast operations as State Manager. Sid enjoys being involved with a can-do attitude, and is dedicated to helping the business run as smoothly as possible.

Steve Clarence
National Business Development Manager

Steve joined the FenceWright team in 2014. In this time, he has performed numerous roles for both our WA and QLD branches. Steve has been involved in the Fencing industry for over 10 years. Beginning as a Fence Installer working on both metro and remote projects Nationwide, Steve now manages our sales division for WA and QLD working closely with our clients to provide solutions that are cost effective and time efficient in accordance with project specific requirements. With an eye for detail, exceptional communication skills and extensive experience in the industry, you can rest assured that Steve will look after you throughout the sales and project award process with FenceWright.

Shane Hemi
Operations Manager

Shane has been with FenceWright since 2013. In that time, he has worked in numerous roles and been involved in some of FenceWright’s largest and most complex projects. Shane comes from a mechanical background. His ability to problem solve and provide practical and cost effective solutions, has contributed to our success as a business to date. Shane oversees every aspect of our project timeline, from handover stage with our sales team, right through to project completion and sign off with our clients. His attention to detail and leadership skills ensures everyone involved in our projects work together to achieve the same goals.

Paul Gunton
Factory Manager

Paul has been instrumental to the successful growth our our fabrication lines here at FenceWright.  Overseeing our busy Malaga factory and warehouse, Paul brings a wealth of experience in manufacturing and logistics to to FenceWright team. Paul enjoys the challenge of a busy factory floor, and always keeps a keen eye to ensure our product is nothing less than perfect for our valued clients.

Rhys Dixon
Project Manager

Rhys joined the FenceWright team in 2021, and has quickly mastered the busy role of Project Manager. With extensive experience in the resources sector, Rhys has added fresh insight to the Operations Team here at FenceWright and works closely with all departments to coordinate each job. Rhys understands that all good projects start with good communication, and enjoys building a trusted relationship with clients throughout the manufacturing and installation process.

Larissa Clark
Scheduler & Operations Assistant

Larissa started with FenceWright in 2018 and has since worked in various administrative roles. With having over 15 years administrative experience, in multiple work sectors, Larissa has been instrumental to our growth as a business. Larissa started a new role in 2021 joining our operations team. Larissa’s exceptional organisation and time management skills are an asset to FenceWright which is clearly reflected in the level of customer service we provide.

Jared Thomas
WA Sales Manager

Jared joined FenceWright in 2017 assisting our operations team, project management and supervisory tasks on our larger more involved projects. Prior to FenceWright Jared was an Electrician. With no prior Fencing experience, it is a testament to Jared’s ability to adapt and learn, soon becoming a valuable asset to our business. In 2018 Jared moved over to our sales division and now services clients Nationwide. As Sales Manager, Jared leads the way in providing great customer service going, out his way to ensure our clients are provided with cost effective solutions for their projects.

Troy Lamb
Sales Representative

Troy has been with the FenceWright team since the very beginning. Cementing his reputation as one of our top Installation Experts, Troy has over 20 years experience in the fencing industry and a unique eye for solving problems. After years on our frontline, Troy has recently made his way into the Sales Team – bringing a can-do attitude and a wealth of knowledge to his colleagues and clients alike.

Juan Van Huyssteen
Sales Representative

Juan joined the FenceWright Sales Team in 2021. Having worked in the industry for over 5 years in his native South Africa, Juan has brought with him a robust knowledge of specialist weldmesh and security fencing solutions. Juan enjoys fostering prosperous, long-term relationships with his clients, and wants them to be confident that they will receive quality service and product when dealing with FenceWright.

Stephen Hill
Sales Representative

Stephen is FenceWright’s resident celebrity – having traded in his Fremantle Dockers guernsey for a pair of steel caps. Stephen’s successful career in professional sports was grounded in teamwork, quality performance, and maintaining a positive attitude. Stephen’s addition to the Sales Team is no different, with his enthusiasm and friendly nature making him a big hit with our clients. Stephen is a valuable member of the FenceWright team, and is always willing to take that extra step to make sure his client’s experience is a winning one.

Cassie Dean
Sales & Marketing Coordinator

Cassie joined the FenceWright team in early 2021, as a Receptionist & Administrator. However with over 18 years of administrative and customer service experience, in multiple work sectors, Cassie has found her niche in our team as Sales & Marketing Coordinator. Assisting the Sales Team with administration and tendering, Cassie loves learning about our clients’ projects and finding ways that we can add value to them. She loves creative media, and you can often find her posting exciting news about FenceWright projects on our social media pages and website.

Petrina Porter
Accounts Officer

Petrina has been with FenceWright for over 7 years being an integral part of the team and fabric of the business. She has significant experience within the Accounts and Payroll functions and has used her knowledge to help the business within other areas including auditing of our quality, safety, and environmental systems.

Tina Silverthorne
Purchasing – WA Logistics – QHSE Manager WA & QLD

Tina has been working with FenceWright since 2015, looking after Procurement, Logistics and QHSE for the business. With over 30 years’ experience in this role, throughout a wide range of industries, Tina has been instrumental to our growth as a business. Incorporating our ISO Certifications for Health and Safety, Environmental and Quality Management Systems is a testament to her hard work and dedication to her role. Her drive to ensure strict project timelines / deadlines are met is reflected in our ability to complete our projects on time and under budget time and time again.

Summer Cresdee
Reception & Administration

As the first port-of-call for most enquiries, Summer ensures all our guests, partners, clients and suppliers receive a warm welcome at FenceWright. Summer is also a valuable member of the office administration team, offering in-depth support to our Senior Management and Operations Team in particular. Summer is very proud of her Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander heritage, and is looking forward to incorporating this passion into her work at FenceWright.