The Manufacturers' Network Governance

Rick Smith


Operations Manager, Sutton Tools (NZ) LTD

Trevor Edwards

Senior Vice President

Managing Director, Superheat LTD

New Zealand needs a strong manufacturing base to provide support for our other tradable sector industries. We support The Manufacturers' Network for the voice it gives to promote a stronger manufacturing and exporting sector.

Bryn Thompson

Junior Vice President

Director, Metalcraft Engineering Ltd

Tom Thomson

Immediate Past President

EPL, Managing Director

The Manufacturers' Network provides association with fellow manufacturers in a forum that allows exchange of ideas in a neutral environment. To be able to work collegially with my peers to solve industry problems and learn new ideas allows for expansion of my horizons and is of value to me and my business.

Paul Dryden

Board Member

NZ Operations Manager, B&D Doors (NZ) LTD

Cameron Moore

Board Member

Director, Torrens Enterprises LTD (NZMEA Life Member)

Peter Suckling

Board Member

Director, Wyma Engineering Ltd

Gordon Sutherland

Board Member

Managing Director, A W Fraser Ltd

Greg Thompson

Board Member

Chief Executive, Footscience Intnl LTD

Brian Willoughby

Board Member

Chief Executive, Contex Engineers Ltd

Manufacturing is a multi skilled activity that encourages innovative thinking, improves a nation’s economic well being, promotes social cohesion and provides learning opportunities for our youth. It’s a privilege to be the President of an organisation that has supported this form of endeavor for more than 150 years.

Scott Yates

Board Member

Managing Director, CeeGee Industries Ltd

Chris Bathurst

Council Member

Director, Solvent Rescue Ltd

Anna Chapman

Council Member

Managing Director, Mach3 Industries (2007) Ltd

Peri Drysdale

Council Member

Director, Snowy Peak Ltd

Robert Hooper

Council Member

NZ Operations Manager, Aucom Electronics Ltd

Gary Monk

Council Member

Plant Manager, GELITA NZ Ltd

John O'Callaghan

Council Member

General Manager, Tumblar Products Ltd

Neil Shewan

Council Member

Business Manager, G L Bowron & Co Ltd

Roland Sommer

Council Member

Plant Manager, Tyco Electronics NZ Ltd

Mike Whitty

Council Member

General Manager - Supply Chain and Marketing, Ravensdown Fertiliser Co-Operative

John Vale

Council Member

Chief Executive, Vynco Industries Ltd

Malcolm Corbett

Advisory Member

Managing Director, Axis Management (Life Member)

Robin Mann

Advisory Member

Life Member