Our Team

Our auction team has a proven track record and utilise their experience and negotiation skills to maximise value for all parties.

Conor Patton Auctioneer

Conor Patton

Chief Auctioneer

Offering clients the benefit of his unique blend of smarts and sociability, Conor’s breadth of skill never fails to excite in the auction room. When combined with his strategic approach to the sale process and a superb ability to read the room – clients can be confident they receive the cutting edge in today’s competitive market-place.


Ben Harris Auctioneer

Ben Harris


Nothing gives Ben more pleasure than seeing a successful auction campaign finish with happy vendors and buyers. His genuine ability to establish a rapport with vendors/buyers coupled with his enthusiastic, energetic and outgoing personality are major attributes the Bayleys Canterbury auction team.


Daniel Coulson Auctioneer

Daniel Coulson

National Auction Manager

In his role as Bayleys’ National Auction Manager, Daniel is the face of residential auctions for the company across Auckland and through many regions of New Zealand.


Richard Valintine Auctioneer

Richard Valintine

National Auctioneer

Richard’s expertise has been integral to the success of the live auctions in three consecutive seasons of popular reality television show The Block NZ in 2012, 2013 and 2014 and he was instrumental in the sale of more than $30 million worth of prime waterfront sections at Compass Point in Half Moon Bay which sold out over the course of a three hour auction.


Lisa Parr Auction Co-Ordinator

Lisa Parr

Auction Co-Ordinator

Lisa ensures everything runs smoothly on the day. She collaborates with the agents and administration team for each property and prepares the presentation for auction day. From the minute the auction is booked and until the hammer goes down on auction day, Lisa oversees the process from start to finish.