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Our People

Brendon Laby


Senior executive manager who leads through a high level of ethical integrity and sense of ownership instilled in the team, balancing overall business strategy and vision with performance, growth and motivation of team and individual employees, serving in a mentoring capacity for sales teams.

As a qualified master diver, Brendon spends much of his free time under the water, often travelling internationally in search of wrecks and caves to explore, and sharks and manta rays to play with!

Mike Dilloway


Mike is excited to join the Alsynite One team as the representative for the North Island. He previously worked for Sealed Air in the Plastic Packaging industry and joined us at the start of 2019. He is currently working with our Merchants and other customers all over the North Island, maintaining our current relationships, while creating new relationships and opportunities. With his strong Customer Service and Account Management background, he provides a wide range of skills and a great attention to detail.

In his free time he is usually at home with his young family, on the golf course, or travelling either domestically or internationally.

Darren McEntee


Darren came to Alsynite One after a diverse and rich background, having spent many years in the automotive industry, then in key roles in the tyre industry, before deciding on a change in industries to manage a garage door company.

Darren joined Placemakers in 2003 as an Account Manager, where he spent five years establishing a loyal customer base of builders and construction companies. He joined Alsynite One NZ Ltd in 2008 as our Marketing and Technical Sales Manager. He loves working with a company that offers its customers the highest quality products and service possible.

Darren’s busy and diverse role presents new and interesting challenges daily, resulting in win-win solutions. He’s passionate about motorsport, travelling to Bathurst each year, and fishing.

Michael Backhurst


Michael is pleased to join Alsynite One as the representative in the South Island. Having just spent the last 5 years calling on merchants and Roll Formers in both the Lower South Island and Central North Island he is looking forward to continuing these relationships while building new ones promoting premium translucent roofing products. Having held key roles with some of New Zealand’s best known businesses like Telecom and Fletcher Building, he is able to offer a unique skill set to deal with any business challenge and find ways to ensure he adds value to our partners.

When not at work you will normally find Michael with his wife and cats or fishing or dabbling with his wood working projects.

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