Stockman Group

The Stockman Group Management team is based in the recently completed restoration of the 1901 C.F Cotter & Co building on 158 High Street, now known as ‘Cotters Lane’. The team has a mix of ages and experience which has created a dynamic and efficient team that is passionate about property and people.

Our aim is to firstly accommodate your property needs, making the transaction seamless and pleasant and then to look after you through your business journey with flexibility if you require larger or smaller premises to accommodate your business needs.


Shaun Stockman

As the Managing Director of The Stockman Group, Shaun proactively oversees all elements of the company with a focus on the developments.

Shaun is involved with several NGOs that work with children at risk or in need. He also sits on the CCBA as Treasurer and is a Director of The Christchurch Heritage Trust.

Shaun and his wife enjoy rural life on and equestrian lifestyle block, they share 6 adult children and 7 grandchildren and attend Hope Presbyterian Church.


Rachel Rowling
Accounts & Finance Manager

Rachel joined us in July 2019 after achieving her Level 4 NZ Certificate in Business Administration & Technology. She has recently been appointed as our Company Accounts & Finance Manger and plays an integral role in overseeing and managing our business accounts.

Rachel grew up in Dobson on the West Coast and moved to Christchurch in 2018. She enjoys keeping fit, catching up with friends and playing social netball.


Rachel Stockman
Asset Manager

Rachel has had 16 years’ experience as an Asset Manager, and heads up the Property and Asset Management Team within the office including the financial management of the company.

Born in Christchurch, Rachel lives at Halswell with her partner sharing five children between them.

Rachel enjoys being outdoors, cultivating her extensive garden, decorating her home and spending time with family and friends.


Chelsea Foote
Property Manager

As Property Manager, Chelsea is involved in many aspects of managing our property portfolio particularly with reference to commercial leasing, building compliance and overseeing our residential tenancies.

Chelsea’s background in hospitality makes her a great communicator which she utilises in her daily interactions with our contractors and tenants.

Chelsea enjoys nature walks and listening to music with friends. Whilst she was born in Australia, she and her husband have made a home together in Christchurch, they share one fur baby “Rosie” between them.


Molly Hines
Property Management Assistant

Molly joined the team in October 2021 as a Junior Property Management Assistant. Her previous roles in retail have provided her with key customer service experience which she utilises with great skill in her day-to-day dealings handling most of the security, maintenance and I.T services for our tenants.

Molly grew up in Amberley, and spends her free time catching up with friends, visiting her twin sister and going to festivals/gigs whenever she can. You will regularly see Molly out and about inspecting our properties and arranging maintenance.


Tyrell Stockman
Property & Finance Assistant

Tyrell joined the team in January 2022 as our Trainee Property Management Assistant. In his role, Tyrell assists the whole team across all aspects of the business, particularly with the day-to-day management and upkeep of our Above Your Space properties and administration support in the office. He is enthusiastic and hands-on with his training, and is motivated to experience everything property management has to offer as he moves forward with his career with the Stockman Group.

He is a Christchurch local and enjoys playing basketball, going to the gym and spending time with Family, Friends and going on adventures with his Girlfriend. He is particularly fond of and can be easily bribed with a hot chocolate!

Stockman Group Board

Chris Gourley – Independent Director/Chairman 

Chris lives in Prebbleton with his wife Emma and three children, and has a wealth of finance/banking knowledge having been in a senior role at a major New Zealand bank for some time. Chris has a big picture outlook and regularly challenges the board with fresh ideas and ways of doing things on all levels.

Rachel Stockman – Director

Rachel lives in Halswell with her partner Tony – they share 5 children. Rachel has been in the business since 2006 and is passionate about both the day to day and the future of what the business can offer to clients.

Russell Hay – Independent Director 

Russell lives in Halswell with his wife Sharyn and they have three grown up children and four grandchildren. Russell is strong in governance and future-proofing the offering, with a background in an accountancy firm and managing charitable trusts that work with people in need.  He also sits on the board of several local NGOs.

Shaun Stockman – Director

Shaun lives in Weedons with his wife Karen on an equestrian lifestyle block.  They share 6 grown up children and soon to be seven grandchildren. Shaun built the company and is still active and passionate on a daily basis.

Matt Stockman – Director 

Matt lives in Lincoln with his wife Jaimee and with one daughter at home and one flown the nest life is still busy for them both running their own construction company Stockman Builders together. Matt has a wealth of knowledge on construction and buildings, the youngest of the board he challenges us with long term thinking and new ideas.

David Tier – Advisor

David lives in Christchurch with his wife Lynette and they have two grown up daughters. David is a Chartered Accountant and has a wealth of knowledge about property having worked for some time for Kiwi Property Trust.  David is strong in both management and governance and has a big picture view.

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