Our Team


Paula Malaponte

Managing Director


Patrick Coates

Customer Service Officer

Patrick joined the NQ Crash team in 2009. With four years experience at Lunds, his knowledge of 4WD parts is extensive. Patrick can let you know of extra parts you may require when doing a job.

Craig Hansen

Customer Service Officer

Craig's background in Panel Beating offers expertise second to none, when it comes to panel and lighting. He is also experienced in accessories such as Bullbars, Towbars and winches.  

Ryan Russell

Customer Service Officer

Ryan joined the NQ Crash team in 2014. With four years experience at Lunds, his knowledge of 4WD parts is extensive. Ryan then moved to Autobarn for four years expanding his accessory knowledge, second to none.


Neng Vue


Neng turned the key in his first NQ Crash delivery ute back in 2007 and hasn't looked back since, only in his mirrors of course. Neng is a valuable asset to the company and customers appreciate his help.



Jo Malaponte

Payroll, Human Resources

Jo's project management with companies such as SKM, make it easy for Jo to manage and expand on all company policies and OH&S issues.

Josh Milligan

IT, Business Development

Having managed various panel shops, Josh knows all too well how important it is for a business to continue to develop. His focus is expanding the business's online capabilities and product development.