Meet The Team at Abbey Aluminium
Abbey Aluminium has been in business for over 30 years, our drive to make windows and doors that are different and better has been at the heart of our company. It has led us to supply AWS Vantage and Elevate products and set higher standards for our entire industry and, ultimately, be Sydney’s premier window manufacturer. It’s also why we continue to be welcomed into distinctive and expressive homes, becoming part of the life within them.
As the most trusted and most preferred windows and doors company among homeowners, we continue to inspire with products for the way you live, performance for the comfort and security you desire, and design options to achieve your style.
Owner and Managing Director
Bachelor of Civil & Structural Engineering, University of Technology Sydney
Cert III in Glass and Glazing, White Card
‘A true local boy who still values the idea of running an Aussie family business’
After finishing his degree, David worked as a Civil Engineer in the late 1990’s which encapsulated experience in the building industry, civil road works and commercial projects for the Government. In 2002, David decided to buy Abbey Aluminium, a local window company and has never looked back.
David prefers a common sense approach when dealing with his clients, he is down to earth, honest and upfront, preferring not to waste your time. Rest assured when dealing with David he is utilising his past Civil & Structural Engineering experience and 18 years of Residential and Commercial Window and Door projects to ensure your choices will meet your needs and budget.
Dave’s interests are agricultural farming, making home made Italian charcuterie products with his mates, soccer, his two teenage sons and wife.
Head of Sales
Diploma of Architectural Technology Building Construction Technology – TAFE NSW
Cert III in Glass and Glazing, White Card
‘Building customer trust and loyalty by understanding and caring to ensure customer expectations”
Andrew is a local boy from Kingsgrove, he is David’s Cousin and has worked at Abbey Aluminium for the past 16 years. Starting out with hands-on experience on the factory floor in fabricating and then progressing to Supervisory Roles within the company and has been currently Head of Sales for the last five years.
Andrew is a wealth of knowledge and is solution driven. Preferring a sales technique that is full of information, Andrew can tend to give our clients ‘information overload’. If you are a customer that wants all the knowledge or clarification of your information, then Andrew is the Sales Representative for you. Our builders value Andrew’s savvy ability to find solutions for their projects thus ensuring their clients new architectural / home renovations have the correct glass, acoustic values and products to suit the intended use.
Andrew’s interests are cooking, home gardening, his own home reno projects and his wife. Andrew is also known to have the best smelling lunches on a daily basis at Abbey Aluminium, continually making us all drool with envy when he heats it up in the microwave!
Head of Marketing, Sales, Office Administration
Bachelor of Art Education, University of NSW
Associate Diploma in Speech and Drama AMEB
‘Your home is a reflection of your life. Love The Life You See’
Michelle joined Abbey Aluminium at the end of 2016, it has always been her desire to support her husband David in their business. Her previous experience is working fulltime in High School Education as a Creative and Performing Arts Coordinator / Visual Arts /Photography Teacher for the past 23 years.
Her Visual Arts knowledge has proven to be a big advantage for Abbey Aluminium customers, Michelle specialises in helping customers find the correct product choices for home renovations that pay homage to early Australian and Mid Century Architecture. She also really enjoys helping customers to find products that add value to the function of a space thus enhancing performance for the comfort and security you desire. Michelle is available for free consults to provide free sales quotations on Aluminium Windows and Doors for your renovation or new build.
Michelles interests are veggie growing, farming experiences, making artworks and her family.
Sales, Office Administration
Certificate IV in Hairdressing TAFE NSW,
Primary School Teachers Aid/Learning Support
‘May your walls know joy, may every room hold laughter, and every window open to great possibility’
Connie has successfully run her own hair dressing salon for nearly 30 years and has also worked in Primary Schools offering Teachers Aid assistance and Learning Support to students.
Deciding to kick back a little and have a change of career. Connie was asked to join Abbey Aluminium and run and maintain Office Administration by her brother David in 2017.
Connie also provides quotations for the AWS Vantage Residential products.
It has been a welcome change for her to become part of the growing story of Abbey Aluminium as we are the most trusted and most preferred windows and doors company among homeowners in Sydney.
Connie’s interests are using the graceful elegance of antique birdcages and any other repurposed items to create a robust greenery of favourite succulents or fairy gardens. She also enjoys decorating, cooking and spending time with her two wonderful daughters and family.