Andrew Fenton

Andrew has been a kiwifruit grower in Te Puke for over 40 years, and was involved in the initial establishment of the New Zealand Kiwifruit Marketing Board, and then Zespri Group Limited.

He is heavily involved in horticulture in New Zealand and was the inaugural President of Horticulture New Zealand and is a director of the Horticultural Export Authority (HEA), Market Gardeners Ltd (New Zealand domestic fruit and vegetable wholesalers), and La Manna Premier Group Pty (wholesalers and banana growers in Australia).

Andrew is a Charted Fellow of the Institute of Directors and a Paul Harris Fellow for community and industry service.  Andrew is currently President of the New Zealand Fruitgrowers Charitable Trust and Huddart Parker Building Limited.