Our People

Our People

  • UST CEO Chris Dempsey Chris Dempsey CEO

    Chris graduated from the University of Auckland, New Zealand, with a Bachelor of Engineering - Mechanical(Hons). Chris has more than 20 years of international and local experience in technical design, engineering and project management, and has held operations and senior leadership roles

    Chris brings a wealth of experience in the management of business units, mainly attached to manufacturing facilities, delivering plant, equipment and multi-discipline projects to Australian and offshore based customers. His experience spans a broad range of industries, including Oil and Gas, Petrochemical, Pharmaceutical, Food and Dairy.

    Prior to joining UST, Chris was the General Manager/Director of a US-based company. He managed the Australia and SE Asia regional operations, supplying specialised equipment to the Oil and Gas and Petrochemical sectors.

    Chris joined UST in 2019 as CEO.

  • UST Operations Manager Maurice Valimberti Maurice Valimberti Operations Manager

    Maurice graduated from Swinburne University with a Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering in 1985

    He worked in his family's engineering company for the next 23 years, offering mechanical rework services, component repair and re-design to many industries, including paper, plastic extrusion, concrete, pump manufacturing, and printing and packaging.

  • UST Production Engineer Max Tutuk Mehmethan Max Tutuk Production Engineer

    Max graduated from Cumhuriyet University, Turkey with BSc. Mechanical Engineering, and relocated to Australia in late 2017. Since joining UST he has completed the Surface Engineering course at Swinburne University.

    Max joined UST in early 2018. Prior to joining UST he worked in the R&D,mechanical design, product development and reverse engineering. At UST he tackles production prroblems, runs the spraying/welding sections, engineers coating solutions for customers and supervises projects.