Our People

The Focus team have a combined experience base of more than 90 years in the construction sector. Our people are specialists at what they do and are far more than just builders – we become part of your team and work through issues and solutions together to create a perfect and aligned outcome. Each of our employees are handpicked because they are exceptional at what they do, highly collaborative, great communicators and because they genuinely always aim to provide the highest level of customer service imaginable.

 
 
 

Paul Glover
Director and Project Manager

Paul is a co-Director of Focus with more than 30 years experience in the fitout industry. He has a complete understanding of the practicalities of project management having started his career as an apprentice carpenter and working his way up to the position of Director of a large commercial building contractor before establishing Focus in 2006 with brother, Mark. With a dedication to perfection and a commitment to proactive behaviour, Paul ensures all of his projects run like clockwork and are delivered on time with complete professionalism.

Mark Glover
Director and Estimator

Mark is a co-Director of Focus with a career spanning 30+ years in the building and construction industry.  Mark started his career as an apprentice carpenter and before establishing Focus in 2006 he worked as a senior Project Manager and Estimator with a significant national fitout contractor. Mark is an avid believer in the power of effective communication to keep a project on track and takes great satisfaction in resolving complex project challenges with his practical, solutions-focus mindset. 

 
 
 

Jeffrey Gull
MAIPM, Dip. Proj Mgmt, RPM
Senior Project Manager

Jeff is Senior Project Manager with 25+ years experience in the construction and fitout industry. For Focus clients, Jeff is often the initial point of contact on projects and he is passionate about 'making things happen' to ensure a design is interpreted and delivered with perfection. Prior to joining Focus, Jeff held Project Manager roles with a number of leading fitout contractors and has had a lead role in the delivery of many of South East Queensland's most notable commercial fitouts.

 

Jason Ormond
Business Development Manager

Jason joined the Focus team in 2013. With a strong Project and Building Mangement background and has over 10 years of Sales and Marketing experience. Jason is responsible for the marketing strategy for the company and provide new opportunities, while assisting Mark and Paul in maintaining strong relationships with our clients. 

 
 
 

Michelle Mabb

Michelle is the friendly voice you will often hear on the end of the phone when you call Focus Fitout Specialists. Michelle works four days per week providing accounts payable support along with general office administration.

 

Julian Vesga

Julian Joined Focus in 2017, with over 10 years experience estimating in the Commercial, Hospitality and Retail Industries with National companies. Julian's keen eye for detail and building strong relationships with services trades across the board, ensures that Focus are obtaining the best pricing available for our clients.

 
 
 

dean Horton

Dean is our newest team member, Joining Focus in 2018 as part of our sales team with his energetic and proactive approach. Dean works alongside Jason to provide new business opportunities for Focus.

 

Des Wilson

Carpenter with 30+years’experience, Joined Focus from the outset, and has worked across some of our most complex fitouts to date. With a strong work ethic, Des is our leading mentor for our apprentice's onsite.

 
 
 
 

Ash Samuels

Joined Focus in 2009, Carpenter with 14 years' experience, his reliability and friendly nature onsite make Ash a dependable site Foreman and excellent communicator with our clients.

 

Gareth Purcell

Gareth has been in the fitout industry over the past 10 years, with a cabinet making background. Gareth joined our team in 2015 and has a strong reputation for being a hardworking tradesman with an eye for detail. Gareth also hold his First Aid Certificate.

 
 
 

Neville Robertson

Neville Robertson joined our team in 2018 as an experienced carpenter with over 20 years in the fitout industry. Neville is a senior member of our team and a mentor for our younger tradesmen.

 

Walter Samuels

Walter with over 30+years' experience as a Carpenter. Originally carried out his apprenticeship in South Africa. Walter moved his family to Australia in 1989, and has worked in all facets of construction, residential and fitout projects in Australia for the past 25years. Walter joined Focus in 2011 and with his multi skilled experience and reliability, makes him a dependable site operator and mentor for our apprentices.