Each year a new Executive Board is elected at the Annual General Meeting. The Board comprises of the Executive Director which is a permanent appointment and thirteen elected Executives. Each year the new Board is able to second a further two Executives at their discretion to fill particular skill gaps.

The 2019/20 Executive Board was elected at Packaging New Zealand AGM held on Thursday 18th July.

Executives comprise of leaders from across the packaging supply chain.


Harry Burkhardt
Managing Director

Replas Ltd
Website: www.replassheet.com

Vice President

Murray Parrish
Environment Manager

Oji Fibre Solutions
Website: www.ojifs.com

Nominated Executives

Windsor Yang
Sales Manager - New Zealand

NCI Packaging (N.Z.) Ltd
Website: www.ncipackaging.com

Andrew Fox

Technical Manager

Sealed Air


Julie Evans

Key Account Executive

Tetra Pak (NZ) Ltd


Alistair Egan
Product Manager - PSBG

Fuji Xerox
Website: www.fujixerox.co.nz

Elspeth MacRae
General Manager Manufacturing & Bioproducts

Website: www.scionresearch.com

Richard Hosking

Group Commercial Manager


Website: www.opalanz.com

Paul Kelly

GM Value Chain Centres of Excellence


Website: www.fonterra.com

Board seconded appointments for 2019/20:

Bruce Campbell

Packaging Buyer


Website:  www.officemax.co.nz

Jamie Lunam

General Manager

Jenkins Freshpac Systems Ltd