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Allan has had a 47 year career in the agribusiness sector with both management and director roles relating to research and development, marketing, leadership and human capability development.
His work has involved residence in Europe as well as in New Zealand and he has achieved a good understanding of international business. His employer throughout this period was Meat & Wool New Zealand and its predecessor organisations and he held senior roles including two periods as European Director. He was Chairman of Meatmark Ltd, Deputy Chairman of MIRINZ and a director of Beef and lamb new Zealand and of the NZ Wool Classers Association.
He has recently been involved in consulting including work related to biotechnology, governance and other support for farmers including companies, trusts and incorporations and development of land owned by NZ Maori.
Allan holds degrees from Lincoln University, B.AgSc. And Victoria University B.C.A. and has completed a number of stage 3 units in Molecular Biology which will lead to a B.Sc. he also participated in a 12 week International Senior Business Programme at Harvard University.