Teamwork

Teamwork means a lot to us here at Nemesys. It is one of our top 5 values that underpins how we do our day, everyday.

When you are engaging with one of us, you can be assured that you have a team in behind that person ensuring that you get the best customer focused process automation and system integration solution that you would expect from NZ's leading engineers.

Respecting that everyone has an important part to play in being the best that we can, is where building a healthy culture and workplace starts. We pride ourselves in showing how much we value our team and each other through inclusiveness & recognising each and every one of us.

Rex Robinson

Managing Director

Rex Robinson - Managing Director

Previously a shareholder and director of another process automation company, Rex founded Nemesys in 2008. He has built a strong and reputable team who are committed to delivering high quality process automation and system integration solutions to their customers. 

Rex has a high level of technical expertise, as well a strong ability to communicate technical information to all levels. 

Rex gains great satisfaction from seeing businesses become more efficient and productive with the introduction of automation technology.  


Tony Graham

National Operations Mngr

Tony Graham - National Operations Mngr

Tony joined Nemesys in 2017. He brings many years of experience in management roles within the process automation industry.

He is responsible for the leadership of engineers, resource planning, project management, quoting, invoicing and customer/supplier relationship management. 

His strong interpersonal and leadership skills contribute to the positive working environment and have allowed Nemesys to continue to grow and evolve.

Tony holds a MBA from Henley Business School and a Bachelor of Technology in Engineering and Automation from Massey University.

Brent Webster

Branch Manager - South

Brent Webster - Branch Manager - South

Brent started his career designing, developing and commissioning electrical and control systems. Dairy manufacturing has always been a large component of his customer base and his automation skills provided the platform to gain exposure to a range of machine and process equipment.

Brent has been with Nemesys since January 2021 and has brought across to the team a wide range of knowledge and the ability to relate to and understand the different tasks, equipment, and people across a range of trades and customers.
He takes pride in the ability to build strong and reputable teams who are committed to delivering high quality process automation and system integration solutions to their customers.

Ruth Robinson

Director Business Support

Ruth Robinson - Director Business Support

Ruth has been with Nemesys since 2010. Prior to this she was running her own business, eRROQ, helping businesses with administration processes and systems. She also ran Milestone, a family business established with her brother from 2000 – 2007. 

Ruth’s exceptional organisational qualities and communication skills ensure all aspects of the business run smoothly.

Her current role involves the creation and implementation of strategic plans in the business, and management of the day to day administrative and financial activities.  

Kate Irvine

Office Administrator

Kate Irvine - Office Administrator

Kate started with Nemesys in February 2019 to help look after the day to day office administration and accounts. 

She has extensive knowledge and skills within Office Management that she brings from previous Managing Roles over the years.

We value her exceptional organising skills, who never appears to be ruffled. Kate adds to and loves being part of a tight-knit team with a professional but fun culture.

Wayne Lomas

Senior Automation Engineer

Wayne Lomas - Senior Automation Engineer

Wayne started his role with Nemesys in 2016. Before that he was a Senior Control Systems Engineer for ABB working in the Waikato Hydro Power scheme.

His current role involves System integration of HMI and PLC's and support of customer automation solutions.

Wayne holds NZCE and AAVA Telecommunications National Certificate in Telecommunications Level 4 from Waikato Institute of Technology.

His greatest strengths are his adaptability and the ability to work well in a team environment.

Ashley Bowen

Senior Automation Engineer

Ashley Bowen - Senior Automation Engineer

Ashley started at Nemesys in 2017. His role involves System integration using PLC, HMI, Mechanical and MES systems to provide effective automated solutions.

Ashley holds a Bachelor of Engineering (1st Degree Hons) from Waikato University.

His greatest strengths include a keen eye for detail and a strong drive to learn new techniques and keep developing his skills.

His biggest accomplishment since starting with Nemesys has been completing the Synlait Lactoferrin Upgrade Project. 

Blair Mulqueen

Automation Engineer

Blair Mulqueen - Automation Engineer

Blair started with Nemesys in January 2021. Prior to this he was working for an Electrical Engineering and Installation company in Invercargill working as an Automation Engineer with a focus on Safety Critical Systems.

Blair holds a Bachelor of Engineering Technology Mechanical, TUV Functional Safety Engineer Certification .

Blair’s experience in  Machine Safety and Mechanical background allows for a different insight when approaching projects and/or  troubleshooting problems.

Having a strong emphasis on ‘big picture’ approach and wholistic project goals, he has the ability to manage projects from concept stage through to completion.

Alan Coppard

Senior Automation Engineer

Alan Coppard - Senior Automation Engineer

Alan joined the Nemesys team in 2013, after moving from a similar role with another company. His role involves industrial automation design, engineering and commissioning.

Alan holds a Diploma in Electrical engineering from Otago Polytechnic.

He brings a great level of experience to his role and is always highly organised and reliable. 

Carl Palamountain

Junior Automation Engineer

Carl Palamountain - Junior Automation Engineer

Carl has recently joined us as a Trainee Systems Engineer.

He has come aboard our Graduate Programme after completing his Bachelor of Engineering with Mechatronics(Hons) from Massey University in Palmerston North.

Gerhard Badent

Automation Engineer

Gerhard Badent - Automation Engineer

Gerhard has recently joined the Nemesys team and brings with him nearly 30 years of international commissioning experience as an Automation Engineer in the Automotive and Dairy Industry in Germany, USA, Mexico, South Korea, Malaysia and New Zealand.

Gerhard is passionate about learning and professional development and loves the ever-changing nature of the industry.  

Zamir Azizi

Trainee Engineer

Zamir Azizi - Trainee Engineer

Zamir has also recently joined us as a Trainee Systems Engineer.

He has come aboard our Graduate Programme after completing his Bachelor of Engineering-Electronics from Waikato University. 

Rachel Arcos

Automation Engineer

Rachel Arcos - Automation Engineer

Rachel comes to join our Nemesys team, establishing an office in the Taranaki area. 

She holds a Bachelor of Chemical and Material Engineering (Second Class First Division) and brings an extensive range of experience and knowledge of Automation Engineering in the Dairy Industry.

Rachels positive and fun, but hard working attitude makes her one of our Engineers that everyone loves to work with. 

Tahi Percy

Automation Engineer

Tahi Percy - Automation Engineer

Tahi has been with Nemesys since 2015. He has previous experience working as an Automation Engineer in the Pharma as well as Oil and Gas industries. 

Tahi holds a Bachelor of Engineering in Automation and Control from Massey University in Palmerston North.

His role involves the implementation of process design and providing support over the whole integrated system from documentation to PLC software and HMI. He is focused on ensuring that customer expectations are met and exceeded, and enjoys the teamwork aspect of the work he does at Nemesys. 

Dylan Baker

Technical Pricing Engineer

Dylan Baker - Technical Pricing Engineer

Dylan has recently joined Nemesys in the new role of Technical Pricing Engineer.  He brings experience and expertise from working in previous roles involving Managing Projects, Automation Engineering, Electrical Engineering and Industrial Electrical work. 

Dylan has a National Certificate in Electrical Engineering and Electronics Technology.His strength is in developing relationships within the Industry that help enhance how Nemesys can best serve our customers through the ability to identify, engineer and price reliable technical solutions.


Mel Slade

Lead Automation Engineer

Mel Slade - Lead Automation Engineer

Mel started at Nemesys in 2017 after gaining experience in a similar role as a Systems Integrator at another company.

Mel’s current role involves developing software to meet the requirements of the customer with a focus on usability and improvement of existing systems
He has a strong personal interest in software development, and enjoys working in a team environment delivering smart, customer focused solutions.

Mel holds a Bachelors of Engineering from Waikato University.
His biggest accomplishment since starting with Nemesys has been getting certified in Ignition.