Our Leadership Team

We have a dedicated, loyal and professional team of over 150 staff to provide innovative project outcomes across a variety of industry sectors.

Our experienced Leadership Team is committed to providing our business and the plumbing industry with the highest calibre of plumbing professionals. We are continuously training and up-skilling our staff to ensure they are leaders in the industry with the skills to provide the best service possible to our clients.

Construction, Design, Service and Water Treatment
Will Chapman

Will Chapman

General Manager

Will commenced in July 2017 as the General Manager of Hindmarsh Plumbing. He has many years of experience in senior leadership roles for companies such as Built Environs and AECOM.

A qualified mechanical engineer with a Masters of Business Administration, Will is responsible for setting the strategy of the business and the day to day management of the organisation.

Will’s leadership ensures that the business embraces innovation and technology, maintains a strong safety culture and supports people development at all levels.

Will Chapman
John Kouzaba

John Kouzaba

Service Manager

John is a diverse and experienced professional having held a number of varied management roles throughout his career. Having spent the last 23 years across a number of industry sectors in both national and international organisations, John has broad leadership experience in commercial, marketing, operational and human capital disciplines.

John brings to Hindmarsh Plumbing his strong commercial and strategic acumen, proven project management skills and a deep understanding of our customer and stakeholder needs.

John holds a broad range of academic qualifications including Post Graduate Certificate in Management, Management and Information Technology degrees, and diplomas in Workplace Assessment and LEAN Systems and Practices. John has also completed studies at the University of Oxford in petroleum studies and is a qualified Internal Auditor and an accredited Leadership facilitator.

John Kouzaba
Luca Falcone

Luca Falcone

Project Delivery Manager

As the Project Delivery Manager for Hindmarsh Plumbing, Luca oversees the construction team and is responsible for labour management, people management and project monitoring/forecasting.

Commencing with Hindmarsh Plumbing in 2007, Luca has over 10 years’ experience in the plumbing industry. His high quality, consistent and systematic approach to the management and completion of projects translates to a high level of satisfaction for clients.

Luca’s high profile projects include, but are not limited to; South Australian Health and Medical Research Institute (SAHMRI),  the new Royal Adelaide Hospital (nRAH),  Riverbank Precinct and Lyell McEwin Mental Health Building.

Luca Falcone
Matt Sando

Matt Sando

Business Development Manager

Commencing with Hindmarsh Plumbing in 1992, Matt has many years’ experience in the plumbing industry. He started his apprenticeship with us all those years ago!

Matt successfully builds relationships with our clients and promotes the value of Hindmarsh Plumbing via large tender submissions and regular client contact.

Matt provides invaluable leadership and mentorship to the construction teams. He is well respected for his ability to think laterally and efficiently to overcome any challenges.

Matt’s high profile projects include Queen Elizabeth Hospital – Inpatients Building, Embassy Apartments- North Terrace, Platinum Apartments & Entertainment Precinct – Stage 2B, Liberty Towers, Advertiser Building, Pier Hotel and Adelaide Oval Enabling works.

Matt Sando
Rhett Hardie

Rhett Hardie

Design & Tender Support Manager

Commencing with Hindmarsh Plumbing in 2000, Rhett has held various roles throughout the business including site management and project management. In 2012, Rhett was promoted to Design Manager.

Rhett manages our design and drafting team to ensure high quality and effective plumbing designs for our clients and project teams.

Rhett maintains the highest standard of personal conduct. He is able to evaluate information quickly, identify key issues and formulate conclusions based on practical judgment, plumbing experience, and common sense.

Rhett Hardie
Business Support
Ben Harrington

Ben Harrington

Commercial Manager

Joining the team in 2016, Ben manages the internal accounting, finance and administration functions of the business.

Ben has a degree in commerce and finance from the University of South Australia, with over 10 years’ experience in a diverse range of industries. The construction industry is his passion.

Ben Harrington