Freshmax Appoints new CEO New Zealand
Andrew Common returns to the Freshmax Group as CEO New Zealand
Andrew Common has returned to the Freshmax Group as CEO New Zealand, taking over from Geoff Taylor. Andrew has an extensive track record in produce and also within the Freshmax Group.
After his early career in produce, Andrew joined the Freshmax New Zealand Exports team back in 2002. Andrew then moved to Crasborns Pipfruit export team in 2007. Since 2015, Andrew has been heading up the East and South East Asia division of Zespri Global.
The company has progressed well in recent years and is well set up for future growth and expansion in the near future
“When Murray approached me to discuss the possibility of returning to the Freshmax Group, I was certainly very interested. The company has progressed well in recent years and is well set up for future growth and expansion in the near future.” Says Common “I am now a few weeks in the seat and already I have been impressed by the enthusiasm and professionalism across the New Zealand team.”
“I have challenged Andrew to maintain our group wide drive for stronger unity and collaboration across our group subsidiaries,” states Murray McCallum, Group CEO “something that I am sure he will acheive with great success.”
Andrew Common will be based from the Freshmax Auckland office in Mount Wellington.