Regional Director - Manawatu | Wanganui | Taranaki
Paul Roache is Property Brokers Regional Director for the Manawatu. He is responsible for the region from Taihape to Levin and from Wanganui to Tararua. Paul began his career at Property Brokers by working in the Pahiatua office, starting in 1993 as a sales consultant. Working under the tutelage of David Lea he soon became the company’s number one salesperson, selling up to 150 properties a year throughout the Tararua region. From the year 1997, he won the company’s “Top Units award” 6 years in a row - a record that still stands today. Paul became the branch manager of Pahiatua in 1997 which under his leadership was the top-performing branch in the company. In 2008 he was offered the newly created role of Regional Manager of the Manawatu regions which allowed him to join the Senior Management team. All major operational decisions come from Paul as does the direction and growth of the company in this region. He also conducts most of the auctions in the region. Having played first division rugby for Wairarapa Bush during rugby’s transition into professionalism, Paul has used his competitive nature and desire to succeed to drive the company forward. Originally from Pahiatua, Paul now works and lives in Palmerston North although spends a lot of time in the branches of his ‘patch’.