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Local Knowledge & Skill

Yakas Construction has been locally owned and operated by Martin Yakas since 2018.

Martin has over 20 years experience building in Northland and is a licensed building practitioner and a New Zealand certified builder.


As a local to Kerikeri, Martin has a wealth of knowledge and resources to manage and execute any project.

Meet the Team

In our team it's all about the people

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Martin Yakas

Owner & Dierctor


Cristian Valenzuela

Operations Manager


Joseph Fualau

Leading Hand

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Kurt Cullen

1st Year Apprentice

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Megan Read

Executive Administrator & HR

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Jesse Simmons

Leading Hand


Elijah Presland

2nd Year Apprentice

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David Aati

1st Year Apprentice

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