Shareholders and Management
ANZCO is jointly owned by Itoham Foods Inc, Nippon Suisan Kaisha Ltd and directors and management. Each shareholder group owns more than 25 percent of the company.
Chief Financial OfficerPaul has been a qualified chartered accountant and a member of the New Zealand Institute of Chartered Accountants since 1981, having earlier graduated from the University of Canterbury with a B Com, majoring in accounting and economics.
His early management career saw him spend valuable time in accounting and financial management work at meat processing plants, as well as gaining experience in sales and marketing, and offshore project work.
Paul's extensive cost and financial management experience has benefited both the telecommunication and meat industries. Prior to joining the ANZCO Group in 1994, Paul was Finance Manager with Telecom New Zealand, at a time when the industry was going through major change with open market competition and unprecedented growth in mobile technology.
In his current role, which he began in 2004, Paul has responsibility for the ANZCO Group's financial and treasury management. In addition, the information technology section reports to him.
When not involved directly in business, Paul maintains a keen interest in the domestic and global economies, as well as keeping abreast of business current affairs. He also enjoys walking, watching sports and spending time with his family, which includes the support of his children's activities.Chief Financial Officer