Think Water Perth Team

Our Water Management Team

We believe our people are the core strength of our business and consider them as part of our family. Our team are continually trained and have the knowledge and experience to offer solid advice or professional service for your water management.

Mal Brown

General Manager

Mal has been involved in the water industry for more than forty years. Experienced in horticultural and commercial irrigation design and installation, pumping systems, industrial piping systems – industrial and medical gases, water harvesting, commercial plumbing, fire protection systems, manufacturing and distribution. As the General Manager of Think Water Perth, Mal offers extensive knowledge in all aspects of irrigation specialising in piping systems, valving, pumping and fire protection.

Adam Hutchinson         

Maintenance Manager

Adam’s position within the company oversees an extensive network of commercial and domestic service teams. This also includes commercial, industrial and residential installation projects. Adam has worked within the irrigation industry since 2007. With a wealth of experience extending from roles as a Service Technician, Business Development Operator to a Retail Store Manager. His current position within Think Water Perth as Maintenance Manager has led him to develop the service department to one of the most professional irrigation service divisions within the industry. Adam Completed a Certificate III in Irrigation (AHC32416) in 2019.

Siavash Katebizaki

Commercial Manager

Siavash studied irrigation engineering at university and has been working in the industry since 2000. As a Certified Irrigation Designer (CID) and Certified Irrigation Agronomist (CIAg 24341) Siavash has completed many irrigation designs ranging from commercial landscapes, public open spaces and active sports fields as well as large agricultural holdings. He has designed many different hydraulic structures including transmission pipelines, canals and pressurised and surface Irrigation systems. Siavash is highly skilled with hydraulic and drawing software such as AutoCAD, Irricad, Civil 3D and Arc GIS. He joined the Think Water Perth water management team in 2015.

Derek D’Mellow

Senior Estimator

Derek has been with Think Water Perth for 10 years. For 24 years prior to that, Derek was the General Manager and Director of Stirling Irrigation which was a pioneering company of irrigation installation and maintenance in Western Australia.

Derek is proficient in all aspects of irrigation design, estimation and construction. Derek has designed systems for subdivisions, sporting ovals, golf courses, wastewater removal, parks and gardens, fire protection, concrete plants with spray down facilities, shopping centre’s and schools. Derek takes pride in his knowledge of irrigation and pumping solutions and is one of the most experienced estimator’s and designer within Australia. His extensive knowledge and experience within the industry is well respected and adds value to any client and business.

Lee Glover

Retail and Trade Manager

Lee’s been Retail and Trade Manager, at Think Water Perth, for six months. Prior to joining the team at Think Water Perth, Lee has gained over 17 years of extensive knowledge, in irrigation retail and trade sales and also as an estimator in the residential sector. During that time, he has attained and has been fully endorsed by Irrigation Australia, completing a Waterwise Irrigation Design program (WiDS), a program which specialises in residential and rural design. Lee’s customer focus, awareness and customer satisfaction is second to none and is held in high regard throughout the industry.