People

Key Staff

Chas Hutton

General Manager

NZ Certificate in Forestry
Bachelor of Forestry Science (Hons)

Chas has over 37 years experience in forest management, planning and marketing.

Ian Shapland

Marketing and Sales Manager

Bachelor of Forestry Science (Hons)

Ian has over 37 years experience in management, planning, domestic and international sales and marketing.

Don McMurray

Harvesting and Distribution Manager

NZ Certificate in Forestry

Don has over 37 years experience in forest management with specific expertise in harvesting and distribution operations.

John Hura

Planning Manager

Bachelor of Science
Bachelor of Forestry Science (Hons)

John has 29 years experience in management with specific expertise in forest planning, inventory and modelling systems.

Colin Dunstan

Forestry Operations Manager

NZ Certificate in Forestry

Colin has over 37 years experience managing forest protection, development and investment operations.

Gwen Brooking

Office Manager

Diploma in Business Administration

Gwen has 25 years experience in various administration positions within NZ Forest Managers Ltd.