Who Are Chargers Direct?

Chargers Direct are a premier supplier and installer of electric vehicle charging infrastructure, as well as a key service provider to automotive retailers.

Founded in 2018, we serve private customers as well as commercial customers such as property developers, businesses, restaurants and hotels with selected charging technology.

Our goal is to be the best in the industry with products, service and support. Our product range covers all areas of charging technology, from mobile chargers to permanently installed wall boxes, to the right electrical accessories. We only use proven products because the ease of use, functionality and longevity of our products are important to us.

Key People

Philip Hunter
Managing Director

Philip is a co-founder and Managing Director of Chargers Direct. Philip draws on his extensive experience in Project Management within the Civil, Mining, Energy and Infrastructure sectors.

With his highly developed management and scheduling skills, analytically minded approach and strong track record in delivering project and construction solutions to clients in a timely manner, Philip has lead multifaceted teams, ensuring high levels of efficiency and stakeholder engagement.

In his career spanning almost 20 years, Philip has held an array of executive positions in multinational companies including General Manager Operations and a multitude of Project Manager roles.

Ross Cullen
CFO/Business Development

Ross is a co-founder and Chief Financial Officer of Chargers Direct. In this position, Ross is responsible for the overall financial strategy and direction of the company, as well as leading a team of Business Development Managers to pursue the company’s aggressive growth strategy and meet its clients’ expectations.

With over 8 years’ experience in finance, Ross has held various executive positions including CFO of a cryptocurrency exchange, CEO of an investment management firm and Director of a financial planning practice.

Ross is a qualified Derivatives Adviser and HNW Portfolio Manager who shares a passion for finance and the share market.

Stephen Barr
Operations Manager/Director

Stephen is a co-founder and Operations Manager of Chargers Direct. Stephen is a fully qualified electrical fitter mechanic as well as a fitter machinist and licensed air conditioning installer.

Throughout his extensive career, Stephen has been responsible for design, installation, commissioning, drafting and maintenance of automated electrical systems for government and private clients, commissioning wellheads as well as maintenance, installation and repair of emergency equipment.

In 2016, Stephen founded an electrical contracting firm where he leads a highly experienced team of electricians focused on both industrial and consumer electrical services. 

James Eveland
Business Development Manager

As Business Development Manager, James is responsible for implementing the strategic development course of the company and maintaining strong relationships with our partners.

His desire to continuously research and grow in various roles has led him into positions in Account Management, Consultancy, Business Development and Sales, all with acknowledged success.

James holds a Bachelors Degree in Business Administration from Fairleigh Dickinson University in New Jersey. He has extensive experience in Business Management and Development, along with a sound understanding of IT infrastructure administration in larger organisations.

For several years, James worked as a volunteer in the humanitarian sector. He was part of an organisation impacting thousands of people who would otherwise have no basic medical assistance.

James is passionate about honest, transparent business and carries a strong moral guidance in his approach.