Ngai te Rangi and Ngati Kahu o Tauranga
Dean has spent the last ten years in leadership roles at Industrial Tube Manufacturing, most recently as Chief Executive. Prior to joining Industrial Tube, Dean held a number of senior marketing and sales roles across the agribusiness sector including Tatua Cooperative Dairy Company, Deep Cove Fisheries and Weddel New Zealand.
In all these roles Dean has focussed on building sustainable organisations with particular emphasis on premiumisation and value add.
Dean enjoys travelling, seeing new places and meeting new people and loves to spend time with his growing family, including his new mokopuna.