Rhys has a strong commercial and business background developed across a range of sectors including building and construction, property, energy and professional services. He was in operational management roles for Sebel Furniture Limited and Wilson Parking, and later, in various commercial sales leadership roles for Shell New Zealand and Z Energy. He held general management roles with Western Mailing and Business Central.
In November 2015, Rhys joined FairWay as the General Manager: Business Development to deliver a strategic approach to business development and client relationship management, to manage all major bids for new business and all marketing activity, and to lead government relations and advocacy work.
Rhys is passionate about customers and ensuring they remain at the centre of our thinking as we operate and grow within both traditional and emerging market segments.
Rhys was appointed by the FairWay Board as the Acting CEO effective from 1 October 2016.