President |Chandar Sen, Pacific Engineering Projects
Chandar Sen is the Managing Director of Pacific Engineering Projects Ltd and Director of 2SEN Ltd and RNK Sen Group Ltd. Previous roles include: Robt Stone & Co Ltd (General Manager Projects), Fiji Electricity Authority (Acting Hydro Engineer Power) and Fiji Sugar Corporation Ltd (Mechanical Engineer).
He is President of the New Zealand Fiji Business Council.
Chandar holds a Bachelor of Engineering with First Class Honors and an Executive MBA, both from the University of Auckland. He is a Chartered Professional Engineer (New Zealand and Samoa), an International Professional Engineer and is a member of the Institution of Professional Engineers New Zealand and the Institution of Professional Engineers Samoa.
Ian Furlong – Pacific Trade & Invest
Simon Perks, Nexans
Alan Foote, Pacific Direct Line
Alan Foote is the Commercial Manager for Pacific Direct Line and has been involved with Pacific Island shipping for over 30 years . He is currently the Commercial Manager for Pacific Direct Line . He has been involved in the Fiji /NZ trade since 1981
Pacific Direct Line Limited
Neel Pillay, ANZ Bank
Neel Pillay is the Associate Director Markets for ANZ NZ. An experienced Banker having worked for BNZ and ANZ, Neel’s current role sees him provide complex Foreign exchange solutions to Institutional, Corporate and Commercial customers using full range and appropriate use of the Bank’s range of vanilla, derivative and consultative FX products. His previous roles included; Senior FX Relationship Manager Markets, ANZ Melbourne and Head of Markets Fiji.
Mark Plant, The Fletcher Construction Company Ltd.
Stuart is the Northern Regional Manager for Spotless, a Downer company. Managing a team of 1200 people throughout the Central and upper North Island, Stuart is responsible for the daily operations of multi-use venues including cafes, schools, venues and stadiums. Having recently joined Downer from AsureQuality he holds a Diploma in Vocational Education and Training and an Executive MBA from the Southern Cross University. He is also a qualified chef holding London City & Guilds 706/1, 2 & 3. Stuart is also involved in a number of community organisations.
Stuart’s role is within the Facilities Services and Utilities division of Downer. Downer is the leading provider of integrated services in Australia and New Zealand, they design, build and sustain assets, infrastructure and facilities.
Stuart Rhodes MBA, DIP ED
Northern Regional Manager
+64 27 598 9731
Jeffery Nathan, Aon Insurance Brokers
Jeffery Nathan is the Account Manager at Aon New Zealand (#1 in Insurance Broking & Risk Management in the World). He has been with Aon for about 18 years (11 years in Asia and 7 years in New Zealand) with approximately 20 years work experience in the insurance industry. He currently provides advice on General Insurance to Corporate clients. Jeffery holds a Diploma in Insurance and a Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration Degree from Nottingham Trent University UK.
DID: 09 362 9535
Mobile: 027 702 7875
Anjnish Jokhan, Jokhan Chartered Accountants
Anjnish Jokhan is a Certified Public Practising Accountant currently running her accounting firm in Auckland. Prior to this she worked at several accounting firms in New Zealand before moving to Fiji where she operated and practiced her firm. She has held several directorships in statutory bodies, including Fiji Revenue & Customs Authority. Anjnish was the Chairperson of Fiji Development Bank Board Review Committee on Corporate Governance. She was the President and Treasurer of the Fiji Institute of Accountant and a branch secretary of the Australia & New Zealand Chartered Accountants.
Anjnish is a member of the Australia & New Zealand Chartered Accountants and a Registered Tax Agent of Inland Revenue Department. She holds a Bachelor of Commerce Degree from Auckland University.
Jokhan Chartered Accountants
Phone no. 0223326843
Brett Jenkins – Sports Worx Limited
Suresh Mani, Sailax Shipping
A former Customs Officer with FRCS Fiji worked for 13 years and migrated to NZ, worked as a Customs broker with NZ companies FedEx, Owens and TNT Express, currently Managing Director of Sailax Shipping and Freight Ltd offices based in NZ and Fiji.
Qualification attained from USP Fiji – Advanced Diploma in Quality Management and Business Excellence, Diploma in Management Studies, Experience exceeds over 20 years in the Freight Industry both in the Govt and private sector. Manages both NZ and Fiji branches and provides expertise knowledge and experience to businesses working between Trans-Tasman in freight industry.
Ph- + 6421884489
Anusheel Chandra, Aquaheat South Pacific Ltd
|Anusheel Chandra 021 388 809
General Manager – South Pacific
New Zealand Trade & Enterprise
Fiji Consul General & Trade Commission Office (Australia and New Zealand)
Peter James Rudd is Manager Trade & Investment and leads the New Zealand team for the Fiji Trade Commission, based in Auckland. The Fiji Trade Commission is a Fijian government funded agency that works with businesses and government agencies to promote trade and investment opportunities to help advance, diversify and develop the Fijian economy. Peter has over 20 years experience working across both private and public sectors for New Zealand and international organisations, including founding and executive leadership for a number of successful companies.