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Gordon Dale
Gordon Dale - Director

Gordon Dale is a co-owner of MedXus and Crown Dental and Medical Ltd.

Originally from Scotland, Gordon travelled extensively before settling in New Zealand in 1995. He has a wealth of experience in sales, product and project management and has a clinical background specialising in Intensive Care.

Ross Gunn
Ross Gunn - Director

Ross Gunn is a co-owner of MedXus and Crown Dental & Medical Ltd.

He has been involved in the NZ Health Industry since 1984 and has extensive experience in all aspects of business and management surrounding this. Ross lives in Christchurch and, as well being a staunch Crusaders fan, admits to being a true cricket tragic!

Sales Team

Tim Flemmer
B.H.S.c, Account Manager
Tim Flemmer - Account Manager

Having joined MedXus at the beginning of 2012, Tim comes to the position with a strong clinical and commercial background. During his career he has worked in the electronics industry involved in sales, marketing and general management.

In-depth knowledge of MedXus’s range of medical devices allows Tim to effectively communicate the key advantages these unique products bring to his clients. Coming from a long line of educators, Tim has a natural ability to train clients and their staff to safely and confidently use the medical devices he supplies.

Tim’s clinical background as an Intensive Care Nurse has given him an innate understanding of the challenges health care professionals face in their everyday work environment. The combination of a strong commercial background and a people focused orientation makes for an ideal synergy of skills and experience.

Tim is driven by his passion to provide the best products and service to his clients and their patients. A Bachelor of Health Science from the Auckland University of Technology provides a solid foundation to base his professional work ethic on. Tim is the North Island Account Manager and is responsible for the Lakes region through to Northland.

Kathryn Bergman
B.H.S.c, Account Manager
Kathryn Bergman - Account Manager

Kathryn recently joined Medxus in July 2013 as Territory Manager for the lower North Island.

Previously in her career, Kathryn owned and operated a successful private Podiatry Practice, and subsequently utilised her extensive business and clinical skills when she moved into a medical sales role in 2001. Kathryn holds a Bachelor of Health Science from the Central Institute of Technology.

Chris Russell
Account Manager
Chris Russell - Account Manager

Chris Russell is the South Island Territory Manager and national LIFEPAK product expert.

Chris has 23 years’ experience in the healthcare industry, with the last 14 years’ dealing with LIFEPAK products, having previously worked directly for the manufacturers, Physio-Control. Chris has extensive knowledge on all LIFEPAK products and the data management systems as well as servicing customers’ needs for the entire MedXus range.

Service Department

Donald Brightwell
Service Manager
DonBrightwell - Service Manager

Born and raised in the Bay of Plenty, Donald has spent his working life in the Electronics and Office automation industry, in both technical and managerial roles. Having worked inNew Zealand, Australia and the UK for multinational companies, Donald has now made Canterbury home, joined the Medxus Service team and is responsible for the management of the Department.

Barry Tie
Technical Services Engineer
Barry Tie - Technical Services Engineer

Having attained his NZCE, Barry worked in the electronic manufacturing industry with adaptive technologies for the blind and partially sighted, as well as customisable hearing aid technologies. When manufacturing was moved offshore in 2008, Barry joined the Medxus team. Barry undertakes repairs of all products that Medxus service from interactive manikins to networked patient monitoring systems.

Bryan Lee
Technical Services Engineer
Bryan Lee - Technical Services Engineer

Based in Auckland, Bryan has over 30 years in the experience in the digital imaging, mobile computing and biomedical engineering fields. Having gained his Trade Certificate in Radio an Associated Electronics, Bryan applied his learning with 11 years at an international electronics manufacturing company, and 5 years in the UK.

Carolyn Falkenberg - Service Administrator

Customer Service

Richard Ireland
Customer Service Representative
Malinda Bennett - Customer Service Representative

Joining Crown in 2015, Richard has gone from warehousing to customer service to his current position helping with the admin side of the service department, stock management and a lot of behind the scenes projects.

Toni McLeod - Customer Service Representative


Ben Ewart
Marketing Specialist
Agnieszka Szczepanska (Aga) - Marketing Coordinator and Graphic Designer

Ben's solid background in traditional advertising, marketing and design is at the core of his love of all things marketing. Drawing from years of experience across diverse industries, Ben brings creative, well researched and proven ideas into the marketing mix. Ben Joined the MedXus team in February 2015.

Sam Jacobs
Graphic Designer and Marketing Assistant
Kath Fitzgerald - Graphic Designer and Marketing Assistant

After having completed his degree in Graphic and Digital Design from Massey University with Hons, Sam joined our team in 2017 with a focus on keeping Crown & MedXus looking good.


Michael Thomson
Purchasing Officer
Michael Thomson - Purchasing Officer

Michael joined MedXus in April 2014 and is responsible for Local and International Purchasing. With over 25 years’ experience in Procurement and Logistics, Michael is able to provide a wealth of knowledge and experience to MedXus.

Sheena Carlyle
Operations Officer
Sheena Carlyle - Operations Officer

Sheena has been the Purchasing Officer for Medxus since 2008.

The role sees Sheena sourcing productsfrom both international and domestic markets, whilst also maintaining relationship with our suppliers.


Joelene Eagar
Operations Manager
Carolyn Falkenberg - Service Administrator

Jolene joined the Crown Team in January 2015. Originally from South Africa, Jolene been residing in New Zealand for over 12 years. The family are happy to call Christchurch home. With a strong finance and business process background Jolene is responsible for all aspects of Head Office operations.

Carolyn Falkenberg - Service Administrator


Wayne Adams
Warehouse Manager
Carolyn Falkenberg - Service Administrator

Wayne Adams joined MedXus in the role of Warehouse Manager.

Immigrated to New Zealand from Cape Town, South Africa and has been residing in Christchurch since. His experience in warehousing/distribution spans over years having been involved in similar roles in previous companies.

Rob Smith
Warehouse Manager
Carolyn Falkenberg - Service Administrator

With 20 years of warehousing and distribution experience, Rob brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to the warehouse; a dedicated family man, he has a love of everything outdoors.