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Power Protection Systems

About Us

About Us

DataGuard New Zealand was formed in 1997 by a group of experts with a combined experience of more than 75 years in the New Zealand UPS Industry. We supply high quality power protection equipment to an enviable list of major resellers and customers.

DataGuard has already built a solid reputation in the New Zealand market with an increasing number of major companies selecting DataGuard Power Quality equipment and solutions.

DataGuard is proud to supply & represent the European manufactured SOCOMEC UPS Systems Range in New Zealand. Due to our historic NZ distribution and technical support of original MGE UPS Systems equipment. We also have access to APC by Schneider and Eaton UPS Ranges

Meet the Team

Paul Jeffries - Managing Director & Sales Manager

021 645 136
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Paul has managed Dataguard since 1997. He has Electrical Advanced Trade Certificate and Electrical Inspectors Registration qualifications. For the last 17 years he has been working in the New Zealand- UPS Power Protection Industry engineering, selling and servicing large-scale power protection equipment.

Peter Evans - Engineering & Service Director

021 550 993
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Peter is a director of Dataguard New Zealand and has being employed in the UPS Service Industry for over 25 years. He has NZ Electrical Registration, Advanced Trade Certificate and Electrical Technician Certificate qualifications. He has had considerable experience in the installation, service and maintenance of large-scale UPS systems. Please feel free to contact / email  him with any of your Power Qality Solution Requirements.

Willie Williamson – Independent UPS & Systems Consultant

021 945 543
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Willie has been involved in the UPS industry for some 25+ years and with a number of companies including the foundation of Dataguard. He has returned in a part-time contract role to Dataguard for 2017.

Willie has had extensive experience with the APC range of UPS’s, both single and three phase. His experience does not stop there having also been involved with Socomec, Eaton, and Delta UPS’s and is happy to assist with any project and product queries.

Mladen Bartolec - Senior UPS Service Engineer

021 645 626
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Mladen recently joined Dataguard NZ as Senior Service Engineer. He is BE in Electronics and has more than 30 years of experience in all kind of Power Electronics, including large scale UPS systems and DC chargers. Starting carrier as R&D Engineer, later involved in installation, servicing, maintenance and project management. Also, he is always available for power quality measurements and power quality analyses. He is now holding NZ Service Technician Registration.

Keri Jeffries - Administration Manager

09 451 9490
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Keri handles all Company Accounts. If you have any queries please feel free to phone/email her or Paul.

Alton King - Senior UPS Service Engineer

021 645 196
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Alton's background is over 20yrs General Electrical Power Systems Maintenance and Support within the Electrical Industry. He has full NZ Electrical Registration and considerable experience in the installation and support of APC & Socomec UPS Equipment.