We are a family owned company

2015 Safety Forum

2015 Safety Forum

Alexander Group Holdings Ltd is a family owned transport company established in 1971 by John and Cecile Alexander. The company has specialised in providing innovative transport distribution services to select customers that require dedicated cost effective transport solutions. Its origins were in the grain industry and then the company diversified into the wine industry and developed specialised tanker services. From the 1990’s to present day the company has also worked in the dangerous goods sector of fuel and gases.

Our Service Commitment


12 depots across New Zealand - 13 locations for the VCH fleet and 5 for Bulk Gases


Alexanders business model is one of working in partnership with customers to maintain an efficient, safe and reliable transport solution. We partner with other modes of transport such as coastal shipping and rail to ensure the best supply chain process is delivered to customers.

We are extremely proud of the customers we partner with and are committed to providing them with exceptional service.

Our People



John Alexander is the founder of Alexander Group and he remains in a senior leadership and governance role providing guidance on technical issues and researching projects.  



Hayley Alexander as Executive Director both chairs the board and provides senior leadership to the management team in Alexander Gases (cryogenics and LPG delivery). 




Sydney Morrow is the Group CFO who provides leadership in all the financial aspects of Alexander Group.   



Paul Hintz is the General Manager of Alexander Gases.  He is the key customer contact for BOC and Elgas.  He also leads the Gases team across the country. 




Rod Alexander is Fleet Manager for Alexander Gases, providing technical knowledge and leadership for all fleet and equipment. 



Don Blair is the VCH Operations Manager (NZ) and he heads up our newly created cylinder division. He oversees all gas cylinder movements throughout NZ, both between main centres and in 13 bases across the country. 



The management team also consists of Transport Supervisors, Driver Trainers, HR/HSSE Coordinator and Administrators. Alexander’s employ 90 drivers based throughout the country.