Meet The Team
Meet our awesome team and get to know the people who make freight happen at Cubic.
Dave heads the strategic direction and development of the freight business at Cubic Transport Services. He has a wealth of experience in defining, development and creation of freight solutions. His extensive exposure & experience in driving improvements in the business were instrumental in Cubic becoming an integral and stable part of the NZ logistics scene.
Dave joined Cubic Transport in September 2000 and has vast experience in operations and sales and marketing roles with all surface transport modes.
Our highly talented and hard working operations manager Mike Oates joined us in 2016. Having previously worked for Cubic in the early 2000’s, Mike spent the last several years at partner company Tapper Transport. Mike is a huge asset to Cubic and did a fantastic job with his first major challenge – guiding us through the implementation of a new operations management software system.
Kalene first started with Cubic in 2008 after starting her career in international shipping equipment management. She is our most experienced FCL customer service representative and has responsibility for managing complex key account distribution.
Another member of the South Island based part of the Cubic team, Chrissy joined Cubic in 2014 after two stints working for one of our transport partners in Christchurch, plus some maritime experience working for Irish Ferries. Chrissy’s main responsibility is FCL service delivery.
Andrea joined Cubic in 2013 and is primarily responsible for all aspects of our self-pack home removals business from sales to service and operations to billing. She also looks after our fledgling container sales and leasing business, plus has responsibility for some of our back office functions.
After an extensive career in shipping and freight forwarding, including a stint as a key account manager at KiwiRail, Neil joined Cubic in 2016 to take on the new business development role.
Neil also manages several key account relationships. Neil’s experience in both operations and sales gives him the perfect mix of attributes for his role at Cubic.
Florence has over 15 years of freight and logistics experience within Australia and New Zealand. She has worked for shipping lines, freight forwarders, and manufacturers, and has an in-depth understanding both as a customer and as a supplier. She also taught freight forwarding at a tertiary level.
Florence is passionate about customer service and meeting objectives through planning and control of shipments from start to finish.