Meet Our Team

We believe collaboration is key to delivering stunningly sustainable results for our diverse range of customers.

Our team has extensive experience working in the building and construction industry specialising in unique, long-lasting colour finishes and functional applications. Learn more about our core team members across the region.

Tony Watling

Chief Executive Officer Australia & New Zealand
NSW Managing Director

Tony has more than 40 years of experience working in the building materials and construction industry specialising in unique, long-lasting coatings and colour finishes for over 20 years. He leads a regional team that is passionate about delivering stunningly sustainable results for every ECOTONE customer.


Megan Branks

NZ Managing Director

Megan has worked in the building and construction industry for most of her career in business, sales and account management roles. In ECOTONE her skills, experience and passion combine to deliver unique, long-lasting facade coatings and finishes designed for New Zealand’s built environment.


Wayne Duncan

QLD Managing Director

Wayne is another one in our team who established his career in the construction industry. He saw the light and is now the industry leader in bringing colour applications to concrete, cladding and masonry building materials in sunny Queensland. More recently his expertise has extended to protective photocatalyst coatings that can be applied to any surface.


Glenn Birthisel

VIC Managing Director

Glenn has spent most of his career in construction. He is skilled in the bespoke creation and application of unique, long-lasting facade coatings and finishes. More recently, he is leading the Victorian market towards the surface application of functional and protective coatings with stunning results.



WA Managing Director

Western Australia Managing Director of ECOTONE. Selman has over 15 years of experience in construction and commercial painting. His foundational skills were established in the commercial painting and protective coatings industry before spending the last 10 years focusing on making Benchmark Painting one of the most respected and well known painting contractors in WA. Selman brings a wealth of experience and local knowledge to ECOTONE on the West Coast.


Andrew Town

SA Managing Director

Previous to ECOTONE, Andrew spent 28 years in the printing industry followed by 11 years in the real estate, finance and building industries. In that time he has accumulated a number of skills across trade, sales, marketing and business management roles, which have set him up for success in moving the SA Building Industry towards long-lasting colour and functional coatings.


Deb Barratt

TAS Managing Director

Deb and her family have been in the building and construction industry for over 30 years. She has firm foundations in brick and masonry and has evolved her skills to concrete and cladding facades and finishes using long-lasting colour and functional coatings. Being part of the evolution of ECOTONE represents a whole new lease of life for Deb which creates stunning possibilities for Tasmania’s built environment.


Our Locations

ECOTONE is an Australian and New Zealand owned company that is located in every state in Australia and services the New Zealand market through offices in Auckland and Christchurch. We share best practice across the region but with a footprint that can support the specific needs of local customers.

I highly recommend ECOTONE. What Tony Watling and his team around Australia can do with colour on precast will amaze you.

Sarah BachmannCEO National Precast Concrete Association Australia

We are so excited to see the evolution of ECOTONE in NZ. The team here does a brilliant job in the application of long-lasting colour and functional coatings designed for our built environment.

Kerry HeardPresident Clay Brick & Paver Institute of NZ (CBPI)

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