BeachGrove. Our People.

Along with a great location and a unique mix of home designs, BeachGrove has another unique feature - the local flavour of its people. We are locals. We know and love this area and the rejuvenation of our community is the driving force behind this exciting project!

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Shane Fairmaid


Shane’s background is in project management where he’s spent 25+ years managing and delivering major projects across the full spectrum of commercial, residential and land development both the private and public sector. Currently Shane is involved in leading BeachGrove as CEO as well as managing the delivery of a retirement village complex in Wanaka. Shane is also an investor in Beach Grove.

Peter Greene

Independent Chairman / Director

Peter is a past owner of Harcourt’s Grenadier and brings a wealth of marketing and residential housing knowledge to BeachGrove. Peter lives in the Waimakariri District and so clearly understands the current market needs facing BeachGrove in meeting what people are wanting for their homes and communities in the Kaiapoi and greater North Canterbury area. Peter also holds other business interests in Canterbury mainly focused around property ownership and investment.

Glen Stapley


Glen is a shareholder and founding Director of BeachGrove and has been involved in the BeachGrove land for 8 years. Glen is a Chartered Accountant and Director of Duns Chartered Accountants. He holds a wealth of experience in subdivision developments particularly around the financial control and management for these types of projects. Glen has a number of business interests which provides a good foundation for quality governance in a land development project.

Bob Foster


Bob is a founding Director of project management company Arrow International and is also been a past Director of Vision Senior Living. Bob is an investor in BeachGrove and has held a number of key Directorships in both the property and construction sectors. Bob brings a wealth of development business expertise to the BeachGrove team.

Mike Greer


Mike is the founding Director of Mike Greer Homes and a shareholder in BeachGrove. A part of the development team Mike is also responsible for delivering 80% of the homes through Mike Greer Homes Ltd. Mike started developing residential homes in Canterbury in his early 20’s and since then has focused his entire career on the delivery of cost effective and well designed family homes for everyday Cantabrians. Mike Greer Homes currently builds over 500 homes in the Canterbury area each year, and has become the preeminent provider of house and land solutions in Canterbury for the last decade.