We provide and aid in employment of 300+ people across New Zealand and the Pacific. Proudly Pasifika-owned and Pasifika-lead, we are focused on building better futures for the environment and our community.


TROW Group is proudly Pasifika-owned and Pasifika-lead. Our team is a made up of an experienced collective who share the same strong values and desires. Our leadership team is focused on creating a more environmentally sustainable construction sector, enabling long-term career paths for Pasifika and our youth, and improving social and community outcomes for all.

Senior Management

Saia Latu

Founder, CEO and Managing Director

Saia Latu is the Founder, CEO, and General Manager of TROW Group. With more than two decades of experience in deconstruction, civil infrastructure and maintenance, Saia is the driving force behind the TROW group of companies. He believes in maintaining great relationships with his customers who trust and rely on him to provide right solutions to their problems…
Joe Vagana

Operations Manager

Joe manages the day-to-day operations across the entire TROW organisation and heads Health and Safety critical for all our people and projects. He is responsible also for HR and TROW’s various work programmes. As a coach and mentor, Joe is passionate about creating pathway opportunities for young Pasifika and Māori through self-confidence, tool skills, training and employment.

Julie Latu

Cheif Financial Officer

Julie brings to the organisation more than two decades of IT experience managing teams across NZ and Australia where she worked predominantly in the ERP space across all roles including helpdesk, consulting, project management, business analysis, support management, account management and service delivery management. 

Tonga Division

Ben Tautua’a

General manager of Division in Tonga

Ben is the General Manager of the TROW division in Tonga. His loyalty towards TROW’s mission  stretches several years back when its Deconstruction sector emerged. He is the driving force behind the inception of TROW’s vision to build stable, affordable and sustainable infrastructure throughout Tonga using quality deconstructed materials from New Zealand. 

Amelia Tautua’a

Administration Manager of Division in Tonga