Executive Team

Steven Boland

Chief Executive Officer

Steven joined Acrow in 2013 and since then has served as its Chief Executive Officer. Steven was previously the CEO of the Melbourne Rebels Rugby Club and was responsible for the start-up phase of a Super Rugby professional sporting team. Previously, from 2004 to 2010, Steven served as the Global Executive Director (Recycling) of Visy Industries, and from 2002 to 2004, Steven was the Executive Director (Commercial Waste) of Veolia Environment UK.

Andrew Crowther

Chief Financial Officer

Andrew joined Acrow in 2019 as Chief Financial Officer. Andrew previously held senior finance positions predominantly in financial service companies including; Colonial First State, BT Financial Group, SFG Limited and most recently Thorn Group.

Andrew holds a Bachelor of Economics from Macquarie University and is a Chartered Accountant.

Robert Caporella

General Manager National Formwork and State Manager (VIC)

Robert has been working with Acrow since 1994 and is currently the General Manager National Formwork, overseeing operations in Victoria.

Colin Fisher

General Manager Operations & State Manager (TAS)

Colin is the National Operations Manager at Acrow, having previously worked at Honeywell Business Solutions as a General Manager.

Prior to Honeywell Business Solutions he worked at Visy Industries as the General Manager, and as the National Operations Manager at Onyx UK Limited.

Nicholas Jacobs

General Manager (NSW)

Nicholas joined Acrow in February 2020 and serves as NSW General Manager. Nicholas has over 30 years’ of construction industry experience, having worked with some of Australia’s most prominent building and engineering firms including Hansen Yuncken, UGL and GHD.

Bill Goodall

State Manager (SA)

Bill joined Acrow in 2016 and is currently the State Manager South Australia having recently been on assignment as General Manager in NSW. Bill has worked in management roles within the Formwork and Scaffolding industry over the last 12 years, successfully completing projects in SA, NT, WA and NSW.

Conan Godrich

General Manager (WA)

Conan brings a decade of experience with Acrow and is currently the General Manager for WA operations.

His prior roles include Account Manager (Gnangara Operations) at Rinker Australia, and Sales and Customer Service at OneSteel Reinforcing.

Mr Godrich holds a Bachelor of Commerce from Murdoch University and a Degree in Project Management from Curtin University of Technology.

Jan Pienaar

General Manager (QLD)

Jan joined Acrow in December 2018 as General Manager in our Queensland branch.

His previous roles include National Sales Manager at Doka Formwork Australia as well as General Manager – Formwork at Waco Kwikform.

Jan holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree from the University of Stellenbosch, South Africa and has over 10 years of management experience.

Jeffrey Stewart

National Sales & Marketing Manager

Jeffrey joined Acrow in 2011 and is currently the National Sales and Marketing Manager.

His prior roles include Regional Manager and director for Atlas Steels in New Zealand, National Market Development Manager at Atlas Specialty Metals, and Market Development Manager for Smorgon Steels Metals Distribution.

Joe Cerritelli

General Manager, Human Resources & Safety

Joe joined Acrow in 2014 and is currently the General Manager for Health and Safety.

His prior roles include National Safety and Compliance Manager at G4S Australia, and Team Leader in Industrial Relations and Safety at Catholic Education Commission of Victoria.

Matthew Caporella

National Manager – Engineering Operations

Matthew joined Acrow in 2012 and is currently the National Manager -Engineering Operations.

Mr Caporella holds a Bachelor of Engineering (Civil) and Bachelor of Business (Management) from the Queensland University of Technology. He is a Chartered Professional Engineer with the Institute of Engineers Australia and a Registered Professional Engineer Queensland.