Staff Profiles

Russell Fraser Sales: Our Staff

Russell Fraser, Director

Russell is a Metallurgist who commenced his working life in Forges, Foundries, Heat Treatment and Machine shops.  He spent some time in the Plating and Galvanizing industry also.  His first NDT was involved in MPI benches and eddy current inspection of automotive components in 1969.  Russell commenced selling of NDT equipment in mid-1982 and still enjoys the challenge of solving people’s problems with the application of appropriate equipment. Russell enjoys training and in recent years has done his L1 and L2 ACFM qualifications.

Eileen Fraser, Director

Eileen has the role of overseeing and controlling all of the finances of the company as well as paying the wages.  She has a very strong understanding of the workings of RFS in all of its complexity and is called upon as a backstop for much of the information and background of the company.  Eileen is ably supported by the girls of the accounts team.

Margaret Watson, Office Manager

Margaret joined Russell Fraser Sales in March 2011 as Sales Support for radiographic products. With a background in owning a small business, Margaret looks after the day-to-day running of the office in her role as Office Manager.

Stephen Howes, Technical Sales Representative

Stephen joined Russell Fraser Sales in April 2011 as a Technical Sales Representative for Hand Held XR-F materials analysis technology and hardness testing equipment. With qualifications in Metallurgy and Engineering, Stephen has an extensive background in the Australian steel industry in all aspects of the steelmaking business. 

Warren Robertson, Technical Sales Representative

Warren joined Russell Fraser Sales in August 2010 as Technical Sales Representative for Thermal Imaging technology, Borescopes and Ultraviolet lights. With an extensive background in the Manufacturing and Automotive industry, Warren has diverse experience in Engineering, Sales and Marketing.

Paul Wright, Technical Sales Representative

Paul joined Russell Fraser Sales in March 2014 and has spent time getting to know RFS and our products. He has an Honours Degree in Science and Nano Technology and is moving into the role to become our Ultrasonics Specialist after doing his L1 Ultrasonics.

Karen Perry, Accounts

Karen joined Russell Fraser Sales in April 2012 to manage the Accounts area. With over 15 years of experience in accounts and office administration, Karen has completed several accounts and bookkeeping courses.

Heather Lee, Repairs/Service

Heather has been with Russell Fraser Sales since it started 20 years ago and worked in the Accounts area for many years. Heather now looks after the Repairs and Service side of the business, which has become an increasingly important aspect of looking after our customers.

Ashleigh Stephens, Marketing

Ashleigh joined Russell Fraser Sales in March 2008 as Office Manager and with a background in Advertising and Marketing, she was also responsible for developing the company’s Marketing programme. Now with qualifications in Communications and a young family, Ashleigh works part-time from home on RFS Marketing.