Our business has been built around people, trust & respect for family values & each other
When you work in New Zealand’s largest irrigation region you learn a thing or two about water management. Over the past 30 years the Broomhall family have become trusted partners – the go-to team – for superior pumping and irrigation products, services and solutions. Our long-term partnerships with key sector companies allow us to flow on great innovations at competitive rates to our customers.
We’re a family business based in Leeston with family values, our fibre is woven into the fabric of our community, where we employ over 25 staff and support clubs and community events.
We are members of Irrigation NZ (INZ) and the NZ Milking and Pumping Trade Association (NZMPTA).
Andrew Broomhall - Managing Director
Andy is part owner and director of Think Water Leeston with over 15yrs experience in the pump and irrigation industry.Andy deals with the domestic & service part of the business.
Sam Broomhall - Managing Director
Sam has been working in and around the business for over 20 years. Having started off working in the field installing various irrigation and pumping equipment in the late 90's when Owen(Dad) was running the company. To now jointly running the company with brother Andy. His focus now is on the design, sales and business development within the company. His background also involved playing professional rugby for 8 years representing Canterbury,Crusaders and the All Blacks during this time.
Greg Wheeler - Operations Manager
Greg joined the Think Water team nearly 12 months ago coming from 20 years in operations. Greg had lots of great knowledge to share, and has created a friendly team environment for the field staff. Greg is also very much involved in the Leeston community with 28years in the Leeston Volunteer Fire Brigade as a Deputy Chief Fire Officer.
Jeff Inwood - Field Operations Supervisor
Jeff has been a Field Technician with the company for the past 18 years, and has made the move to a more senior role scheduling jobs and assisting the operations manager overseeing project and service work.
Simon Moffitt - Retail Manager
After completing a commerce degree at Lincoln, Simon worked in various roles from retail sales, Branch, Sales and Operations management. Simon has been actively involved in the setting up of large scale retail stores throughout the country for a local manufacturer/importer. After purchasing a lifestyle block in Weedons with his wife and two teenaged children Simon is enjoying the new challenge with his role as Retail Manager at Think Water Leeston. He is looking forward to meeting all the current and new clients and will do his upmost to carry on the great service offered by Think Water Leeston. Please don't hesitate to say hello when you call in.
Daniel Tan - Finance Manager
Daniel joined Think Water Leeston in May 2015 as the Finance Manager and is responsible for the finance and adminisration functions. He graduated from University of Otago in 2005 with B.Com(Accountiing) and B.Sc(Computer Science) degrees. Since then, he worked for Enza, Ministry of HealthPAC, Property finance Securities and PGG Wrightson. Daniel held various roles during his 7years in PGG Wrightson, most recent as Team Leader for the Water finance function. Outside of work, Daniel spends time with his wife Kelly and two kids, Olivia and Jayden.