General Manager - Sales and Marketing
Rick was appointed to the role of General Manager Ingredient Sales in September 2013, following almost 20 years’ experience in the New Zealand dairy industry. In this role Rick is responsible for managing Westland’s global ingredients sales portfolio, which includes milk powders, proteins, cream products and bio-actives.
Prior to joining Westland in 2011, Rick held a variety of sales, trade policy and account management roles in New Zealand, the USA, Europe, Australia and the Middle East, with the majority of his dairy career spent in international markets. Rick is driven by the desire to build mutually beneficial long term relationships, to work with customers in identifying new ways Westland can add value to their businesses, and to make Westland an integral part of our customers' future success.