David was appointed to the CEO role in August 2011.
David’s background in new product development and new market development provides an excellent fit with the growth plans for Skellerup. David also has international operational experience proving helpful with the Company’s global distribution base.
David has previously been an Executive Director of Interlock Group; Vice President of Asia Pacific Operations and an Operations Council Member of ASSA ABLOY (Sweden). He is currently an Independent Director of the a2 Milk Company Limited, and a Director of Forté Funds Management Limited.
Graham joined Skellerup as Chief Financial Officer in December 2012.
Prior to joining Skellerup, Graham accrued more than 12 years of senior commercial experience in multinational organisations including 7 years as CFO and then COO of NZX listed Rakon and 5 years as Finance Director Asia Pacific for NYSE listed Rayonier Inc. Prior to moving into these senior roles, Graham spent 5 years in financial roles for Rayonier in NZ, Australia and the US and 4 years with Ernst & Young.
Graham has accumulated extensive experience in managing businesses growth and change including leading due diligence and commercial arrangements on many international transactions and the subsequent integration of operations.
Paul joined Skellerup in May 2014 as Foam Group General Manager.
Prior to joining Skellerup, Paul has gained extensive global senior management experience across Sales, Operational and General Management functions. He has a strong focus on strategic business growth through geographic expansion, new product development, M&A and developing new industry sectors.
In 1991, he founded Aquapro International, which was sold in 2002 to Survitec, with Paul continuing as a director until 2005. In 2007, following two years as a consultant in China, Paul was appointed COO of High Modulus, and promoted to CEO in 2008. High Modulus was subsequently acquired by Gurit in 2009. At Gurit, over a period of 4 years, Paul held a number of roles, including: Director of Marine - Asia Pacific and North America, General Manager - Marine, and Regional Director - Asia Pacific and India.
Guy joined Skellerup in 1994 as Chief Financial Officer of Skellerup Industries Limited and was appointed CFO of the Skellerup Holdings Group in 2008. In June 2012 Guy was appointed Divisional General Manager for the Agri Division of the Skellerup Holdings Group.
Guy’s wealth of experience with Skellerup in Financial and General Management roles was preceded by his holding a number of senior financial positions in Brierley Investments Limited subsidiaries involved in the manufacturing, distribution and retail sectors.
Guy joined Skellerup in January 2012. He was originally employed in a technical role before subsequently becoming the Auckland Pumps Business Unit Manager. In May 2014, he was appointed to the position of Pumps Group General Manager.
Guy has a background in Engineering, and prior to joining Skellerup he worked in a number of technical roles both in New Zealand and the UK.