Business Unit Leaders

Tim Loxton

General Manager - Tourism

Joining thl in October 2018, Tim heads up Kiwi Experience, New Zealand’s premier youth touring network. Tim brings extensive travel industry experience to the role holding a number of senior positions within the Flight Centre Travel Group. He has worked across a range of travel brands including Flight Centre, Escape Travel, Cruiseabout, My Adventure Travel and most recently Student Flights. Tim moved from Australia to New Zealand to help Kiwi Experience deliver amazing experiences for young people from around the world and to do it in an environmentally sustainable way. Tim holds Bachelor of Commerce and Bachelor of Arts degrees from the University of Sydney.

Brett Morris

General Manager – People

Brett joined thl in October 2015 and he and his team are responsible for supporting thl in all its global human resources activities. Brett is an experienced HR professional and has worked in diverse businesses such as technology, aviation, corporate services and the manufacturing sector. He has held senior HR roles over the last 12 years, leading teams within Carter Holt Harvey, Air New Zealand and Orion Health on both a regional and/or global scale. Prior to moving into human resources, Brett also had experience in a number of other business disciplines including sales, marketing and information technology.

Damian Sever

General Manager - Global Sales

Damian joined the thl sales crew in 2000, and has worked in various sales roles and markets over the past 20 years. In 2019, Damian was appointed General Manager of Global Sales. Damian manages the global sales crew located in New Zealand, Australia, Germany & United Kingdom as well as managing the contact centre team of 30+ crew based in Auckland. Damian maintains key industry partnerships globally and his role encompasses all of the thl brands operating in Australia, New Zealand and the USA.

Grant Brady

Director – Action Manufacturing

After a successful career in the construction industry in New Zealand, Australia and the USA Grant co-founded KEA Campers in 1995. As the primary shareholder within the KEA Group, Grant maintained 100% ownership of KEA Manufacturing and supplied product to KEA New Zealand, KEA Australia and KEA South Africa. In addition to these responsibilities Grant also previously led the vehicle sales business for thl in New Zealand with a particular focus on the RV Super Centre based in Albany, Auckland. Grant is currently a Director of Action Manufacturing.

Nick Roach

Managing Director – Just go UK (thl joint-venture)

Joining thl in 2015, Nick brings a wealth of motorhome and tourism experience to the company. Having worked for Xerox and Ericsson in both New Zealand and the UK, Nick then moved in to tourism, managing resorts in Austria, Greece and Corsica. Nick started Just go motorhomes in 2003 and remains a passionate Managing Director. Just go operates the largest fleet of motorhomes for hire in the UK and aims to provide clients with a great beginning to end holiday experience. Nick’s flair for travel continually inspires new ideas and his love of technology helps to keep our motorhomes at the very forefront of the industry. If he gets a spare minute, Nick loves cycling and also has a keen interest in sailing, having competed in the Fastnet yacht race in 2013.

Daniel Schneider

Director USA Operations

Following the acquisition of Los Angeles based Road Bear RV, of which Daniel was one of the vendors, Daniel joined thl on 31st December 2010 as CEO & President. Returning to Switzerland in January 2015, Daniel now acts in the capacity of Director to the USA Operations and consultant to thl group. A Swiss and US citizen, Daniel has over 25 year’s experience in the USA rental RV industry with expertise in sales, operations, product design and business general management/ownership. Daniel holds a Bachelor degree in Automotive Engineering from Biel Switzerland.