UL International New Zealand Ltd is managed and operated by skilled employees with a wealth of technical and commercial experience both internationally and within the Australasian region.


Paul Deverall – Country Manager, Australia and New Zealand

Paul is responsible for developing UL’s businesses and representing UL’s interests in Australasia.  He has an electrical engineering background and has been in the testing, inspection and certification industry for over 13 years.  Prior to that, he held engineering and management positions in the waste, mining and power generation industries.  Paul is based in Auckland, New Zealand.
+64.21.480.965 (mob); +64.9.414.9581 (DDI); Paul.Deverall@ul.com


Stuart Foster – Staff Engineer
Stuart has been involved in laboratory testing, operations, certification and standards development within the electrical product conformity industry since 2000.Stuart is responsible for the operation of UL International New Zealand Limited’s ANZ certification and UL-AU mark programs.
Stuart is based in Auckland, New Zealand.

   +64.9.414.9583 (DDI); Stuart.Foster@ul.com


Brian Hobbs – Regional Field Services Manager
Brian Hobbs is responsible for Field Services within Australia and New Zealand, covering production follow-up service inspections, lightning protection system evaluation and fire vehicle inspection services. Brian has more than 20 years experience in the compliance field including product evaluation and quality systems management.
Brian is based in Christchurch, New Zealand.

+64.21.661.720(mob); Brian.Hobbs@ul.com