EXECUTIVES

Peter Hendry, Chief Executive Officer

After working with a major supermarket operator, Peter joined MG in 1998 as a key account manager in the Auckland branch. He went on to manage the branch and became national operations manager before being appointed general manager in 2005 and chief executive officer in 2011. He is a keen follower of rugby and tennis.

Kerry Wells, International Business Manager

Kerry joined MG 1994 as the marketing manager, after working in the meat export sector. He undertook domestic importing and national marketing roles until 2000 when he became international business manager overseeing exports and imports. He enjoys skiing, golf and tennis in his leisure.

Roger Georgieff, National Procurement Manager

Roger worked in supermarket and wholesale marketing manager roles before joining MG in 1997 as operations manager. He was appointed as national procurement manager in 2003. His major sporting interests are football, cricket and rugby.

Peter Lange, Imports Manager

Peter joined MG in 1995 as imports manager after working in sales and account management with NCR and Pitney Bowes. Although it was his first role in the produce industry, he is from a family with a long history of market gardening. Peter enjoys hunting, fishing, biking and dining in his leisure.

Duncan Pryor, Company Secretary and Chief Financial Officer

Duncan joined MG in 1996 as company accountant, having previously been an audit manager with Deloittes. In the same year he took on the role of company secretary and subsequently was appointed chief financial officer. His leisure interests include soccer coaching, walking and cycling.

Chris Hibbert, Chief Information Officer

Chris joined MG in 1997 as information technology manager after working in IT management positions prior to his appointment. He has been responsible for supervising MG’s development of computer systems and on-line business functions. Chris enjoys sport, music and holidays with his family.

Greig Pullar, Employee Relations Manager

Greig joined MG in 2008 as the employee relations manager. He was primarily responsible for the development of people management strategies, practices and policies to support business performance. In 2015 Greig was appointed to the national operations manager position.

Kimberly Chavez, Risk and Internal Audit Manager

Kim joined the MG team in 2016 as the risk and internal audit manager. Having started her career with KPMG in the US, her previous roles include various industries and a progressive range of global assignments, focusing on risk and controls. She worked as internal audit manager for a Fortune 500 manufacturing company for several years.

Jerry Prendergast, National Key Account and Brand Development Manager

After developing and owning a group of produce retail stores, Jerry joined MG in 2001 primarily as brand development manager for the Dole brand. He was later appointed the national key account and brand development manager in 2011. Jerry is also the President of United Fresh NZ INC.

Jade Reeves, Wellington Branch Manager

Jade joined MG in 1999 in Dunedin in the inwards good team. Intermingled with a couple of sojourns abroad Jade has worked in stores, sales, account management, procurement and branch management. Jade is currently the Wellington Branch Manager.