Shane Trench – Chief Operating Officer


Shane Trench


Shane is COO at Gibbons Holdings Ltd (GHL). The role focuses on the strategic leadership and direction of the Construction & Precast Manufacture companies, Property Development and Forestry divisions of the Gibbons Group of companies.  He oversees the operational aspects of these four distinct business units.

From 2010 to 2014, Shane held the position of General Manager at Gibbon’s Construction Limited (GCL) which involved relaunching and re-establishing it as the regions foremost construction company. Implementation of planned strategic growth of GCL occurred rapidly and saw GCL complete some of the regions iconic building projects, namely NMIT Arts and Media, Collingwood St Medical, Lucas House Office Block, Quay Apartment Complex and Upper Queen St Retail Complex.

Previous experience includes senior management positions within the construction sector as well as two periods of secondment on large-scale government projects.  He has over 20 years’ experience in the Construction and Project Management field working in both New Zealand and numerous projects overseas.