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Steel Storage Holdings

Steel Storage Holdings comprises Steel Storage Asia Pte Ltd, based in Singapore and Steel Storage Australia Pty Ltd based in Brisbane.

Steel Storage Australia was formed in 1990 and has helped support and grow the industry in Australia from its early infancy.  Having constructed self storage facilities across all of Australia and New Zealand and for the leading self storage brands, the team have a wealth of industry experience and knowledge.  To view some of Steel Storage Australia work view the Project Portfolio page.

Steel Storage Asia was formed in 2002 right at the beginning of the self storage introduction into Asia.  The sales and administration office is based in Singapore with the manufacturing plant in Johor, Malaysia.   Having played an integral part in the formation of the Self Storage Association Asia, Steel Storage Asia is the partner for many operators across the region and has installed and supplied self storage products across many Asian countries including Hong Kong, Singapore, Japan and Malaysia.  Often we have partnered with the first operator within that country.  Visit the Steel Storage Asia Project Porfolio to see examples of completed projects.


Steel Storage Holdings - Board of Directors:


Jonathan Perrins

Jonathan Perrins has been involved in the steel building products and property related industries since 1983. He has extensive experience in the self storage industry in Asia, Australia, New Zealand and Europe. Steel Storage was formed by Jon Perrins and Brian Perry in 1990 and has grown to become the leading value creator to the self storage industry in Australia, Asia and Europe.  Steel Storage provides a range of innovative consultancy services and products to self storage operators and investors. 

In 2007 Jon was involved in the establishment of Extra Space Self Storage in Singapore, Malaysia and South Korea, which concluded with a successful and profitable sale of these assets in 2012. 

Jon holds the role of Executive Chairman of the Steel Storage group and is a board member of several other private companies.  He was one of the founders of the Self Storage Association UK annual conference and has previously held the role of Chairman of the Self Storage Association of Australasia after being on the board for five years.  Jon continues to be involved in the development of emerging self storage markets as founder of the Self Storage Expo Asia and the Self Storage Association of Asia, of which he is the current Chairman. 


 Steel Storage Holdings - General Managers:


Steve Boxall

Steve Boxall is the General Manager for Steel Storage Australia, for which his responsibility is to develop the business and provide market leading services and products to the industry.

Steve is a highly experienced Operations and Finance Executive with over 20 years business experience underpinned by trade and tertiary qualifications.

Prior to joining Steel Storage Steve was the CEO of Carmichael Builders a construction company that worked on projects across commercial, industrial, health and aged care plus mining and energy sectors.

Neil Waterman

Neil Waterman is General Manager of Steel Storage Asia and has been based in Singapore working directly in the Asian self storage industry since 2012.

Neil joined Steel Storage in 2004 as the Production Director for Steel Storage Europe until taking on the Group Production Director role in 2011.

Before joining Steel Storage Neil held senior manufacturing roles at the UK’s leading Office Furniture Manufacturer, and has over 28 years’ management experience within the metal manufacturing industry.

Neil is a Fellow of the Chartered Management Institute (FCMI) and a Director for Steel Storage Asia and Malaysia.