Agribusiness Consultant specialising in Dairy and Sheep & Beef farm consultancy.
Andrew has professional Agribusiness experience though varying roles that include Farming, Rural Banking, and Farm Risk-management Advice. His mix of hands-on experience and financial knowledge enables him to be able to relate to farmers across the board, from farm managers to corporate directors and shareholders.
-B.Agricom (Rural Valuation & Farm Management) – Massey University.
-2021 Kellogg Scholar
-NZ Dairy Industry Awards Judge – Northland Sharemilker
-Northern North Island Beef & Lamb Farm Council Member
-Member New Zealand Institute Primary Industries Management
Farming, Far North
Involved within a 660-hectare Dairy Farming / Beef Finishing operation in the Far North.
Agribusiness Manager, Rabobank, Bay Of Plenty.
Managed a large and complex portfolio of farmers and growers. Detailed analysis of budgeting and cashflow requirements ranging from Dairy, Sheep & Beef to large-scale Kiwifruit orchards in the Eastern Bay of Plenty.
Agribusiness Manager, Westpac, Northland.
Managed a portfolio of farmers and growers in the mid-north with a key emphasis on budgeting and financial management during consecutive drought years. Working
closely with farm business to monitor cost control and profitability. Proposals for land purchase and opportunity analysis.
Andrew uses a range of technologies including Farmax, Farm Focus, Xero/Figured and FarmIQ to ensure you are farming for sustainable and repeatable profit.
Andrew can assist your business with:
- Financial & Feed Budgeting.
- Full and Partial Land-Use Change Analysis
- Farm Supervision.
- Farm Purchases & Bank Proposals
- Green House Gas Analysis & Mitigation Strategy.
- Benchmarking Analysis.
- Infrastructure Planning.
- Recruitment & Staff Training.