The Smart Express Management Team – Our People
- Nick Sawers – General Manager
Nick joined Smart Express as General Manager in 2008 following Management roles at Peter Baker Transport and CourierPost. Nick brings broad operational and customer service expertise to the business and customer relationships.
I saw a great opportunity to join and be part of a company that had both a clear vision and passion to provide a unique and truly reliable service in the market. The company’s slogan ‘when service really counts’ really does link our desire to provide service to customers needing a true business partner in their supply chain
- Devan Devaroyan – Co Director – Business Solutions
Devan has spent over 20 years in the New Zealand Courier and freight industry in a broad range of Management roles, encompassing administration, IT, operations, sales and customer services. Devan roles at CourierPost and Roadstar Transport had him working with a number of New Zealand’s leading companies designing and managing supply-chain solutions.
The experience I have gained allows me to deliver a broad range of solutions underpinned by our personalised service, this clearly sets us apart from our competitors and adds genuine value to our customers business
- Susan Spelman – Co Director – Sales
Susan’s experience spans over 25 years in both domestic and international freight roles. Susan spent over 15 years in Strategic and Key Account Management roles at DHL Global Forwarding. The broad experience gained has provided an excellent foundation to develop customer business relationships and solutions.
I really enjoy working in my own business where I can use my skills to develop long term relationships and to help our customers have a great experience dealing with Smart Express
- Aaron Kumar – Finance & Commercial Manager
Aaron joined Smart Express in year 2015 following management roles in various industries before joining Smart Express, being a skilled professional in Finance, Business Management, Administration and Special projects.
My years of experience from various industries enables me to contribute towards business development and to ensure commercial interest are optimised for the business and for our customers. Smart Express gives me the opportunity to utilise my skills, experience and knowledge to build new business relationships and provide our clients the un-compromised top quality premium service that they deserve.