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Jason Redman


  • As founder of Reds Global, Jason brings over 25 years experience  working with cranes and rigging to the industry. Under his leadership, Reds Global has grown to become an industry leader, recognised as a reliable and safe Australian materials handling business.  Jason is dedicated to the continual growth of Reds Global through innovation,  new technologies, safe work methods and exceptional service delivery on time and on budget.

Damien Laforest

Damien Laforest

General Manager

  • Damien joined Reds Global in 2011 having previously held senior management roles with large listed businesses in the UK within Finance and Media segments. Damien is a CIMA and CPA qualified Accountant and also completed a global top 20 MBA.

    Damien is a dedicated member of the Reds Global team and is responsible for managing finance, administration and IT. He draws on his extensive experience and diverse background to facilitate change, cultivate growth and report on business performance.

Ben Abas

Ben Abas

Client Services Officer

  • Ben has 10 years experience in the retail industry and was a franchisee of Harvey Norman Computer Business for 6 years during that time. He has a wide variety of expertise covering business management and employee allocation.

    Starting with Reds Global as a dogman, Ben has developed amd progressed into his current role as Operations Coordinator. This role involves the allocation of labour and working closely with our clients to help Reds Global become their ‘FIRST CHOICE IN MATERIALS HANDLING’.

Karen Fletcher

Karen Fletcher


  • Having worked in the construction industry since 1996, Karen’s comprehensive understanding of the industry assures client satisfaction through her extensive administration and contract management experience and attention to detail. Dedicated to achieving positive outcomes for every Reds Global client, Karen is responsible for developing key client growth opportunities, the delivery of direct client contract needs and new business strategies.

Simon Stewart

Simon Stewart

Head Technician

  • Simon has worked in the crane industry for over 20 years. Simon is an exceptional talent and well respected within the crane industry.

    He is highly attentive to detail and has a strong focus on safety to ensure that our projects exceed expectations.

    Simon utilises his extensive industry experience to facilitate the safe and efficient installation, operation and dismantle of each crane.

Rik Wittkopp

Richard Wittkopp

Service Technician

  • A seasoned electrical industry veteran with 36 years experience, Rik draws his expertise from wide-ranging sectors including industry, mining, marine, construction, telecommunications, security infrastructure, FMCG (Fast Manufacturing Consumer Goods), maintenance and appliance repairs. Rik joined Reds Global in 2015 and enjoys the diversity and challenges of the tower crane industry. He is dedicated to providing clients and field staff with maximised efficiency through quality service.

Neil Hodgen

Neil Hodgen

Maintenance Manager

  • Neil comes from a rural background with over 25 years’ experience within construction, heavy machinery and mechanical industries. Neil is a professional in the field and able to provide a personalised service, ensuring that all clients of Reds Global receive top priority by delivering complete satisfaction.

    Neil is able to provide you with customised expert advice and assist with an extensive range of services whilst providing businesses with affordable solutions.

James Moriarty

James Moriarty

Safety Coordinator

  • James joins the team from West London in the UK. He has over 11 years experience with tower cranes operating, dogging and rigging. Part of his experience includes previous employment with Reds Global as an operator and dogman.

    James has worked on major projects in and around London including the 2012 Olympics. A career shift has seen James involved in Safety for the past 4 years and he is now Safety Coordinator for Reds Global.

    The Reds Global team are strong believers that WE ‘R’ SAFETY FIRST and James is dedicated to helping maintain this.

Lachlan Granter

Lachlan Granter

Head Rigger

Lachlan has 25 years’ experience in the crane and rigging industry under various titles such as trainer, assessor, crane operation and rigging.  He loves working at heights and passing on his extensive knowledge.

Lachlan works closely with the rigging crew to fortify a safe productive work place and ensure the critical works are carried out efficiently with safety as the main priority.

Billy McMullen

William McMullen

Project Manager

Kylie Wilson

Kylie Wilson

Administration Assistant

Nicola O'Sullivan

Nicola O’Sullivan

Reds Assistant Accountant