STRONG LOCAL FOCUS AND WORLDWIDE CONNECTION

In 2016, China Forestry Group New Zealand’s new management team was formed under CEO Mr Henry Lin. This team has strengthened the business and remains committed to further improving China Forestry Group New Zealand’s business relationships and results.

HENRY LIN: CEO

Henry’s industry knowledge and experience was honed through working with leading forestry companies both in China and Australasia over the past decade. He came to New Zealand in 1999, graduated from Waikato University and started his career in Christchurch. This was followed by senior forestry positions in China, before he returned to New Zealand as CEO of China Forestry Group NZ. Henry is respected in the industry for his strategic, entrepreneurial and innovative approach to business, on top of a great passion for the forestry industry. Henry has the vision to make China Forestry Group New Zealand a global industry leader.

STEVE WALKER: CHIEF OPERATING OFFICER

Steve has vast experience in commercial management and business leadership in primary industries. He holds a Bachelor of Forest Science from the University of Melbourne and an MBA from Deakin University. He held a range of increasingly senior forestry roles in Australia, before coming to New Zealand in 2015 as National Manager of Pentarch Forest Products. He joined China Forest Group NZ late in 2016. Steve’s key responsibilities include overseeing operations at the company’s forests; managing forest management contracts across New Zealand; and overseeing export operations in Wellington, New Plymouth, Tauranga and Marsden Point. He is also active in advancing business development in South America and Australia.

ROBERT MCGREGOR: LOGISTICS AND PROCUREMENT MANAGER

Robert’s hands-on forestry experience, gained from working in managing harvesting crews, road construction and wood flow logistics makes him an invaluable asset to the company. He holds Bachelor of Forest Science and Master of Engineering Management degrees from the University of Canterbury. After a brief stint in construction, Robert joined forestry company Rayonier as Log Production Coordinator, quickly rising to more senior roles. He joined China Forestry Group NZ in January 2017. Robert is passionate about sustainable and environmentally appropriate forestry development and is keen for China Forestry Group NZ to achieve continued, responsible business growth.

STRONG LOCAL FOCUS AND WORLDWIDE CONNECTION

In 2016, China Forestry Group New Zealand’s new management team was formed under CEO Mr Henry Lin. This team has strengthened the business and remains committed to further improving China Forestry Group New Zealand’s business relationships and results.

HENRY LIN: CEO

Henry’s industry knowledge and experience was honed through working with leading forestry companies both in China and Australasia over the past decade. He came to New Zealand in 1999, graduated from Waikato University and started his career in Christchurch. This was followed by senior forestry positions in China, before he returned to New Zealand as CEO of China Forestry Group NZ. Henry is respected in the industry for his strategic, entrepreneurial and innovative approach to business, on top of a great passion for the forestry industry. Henry has the vision to make China Forestry Group New Zealand a global industry leader.

STEVE WALKER: CHIEF OPERATING OFFICER

Steve has vast experience in commercial management and business leadership in primary industries. He holds a Bachelor of Forest Science from the University of Melbourne and an MBA from Deakin University. He held a range of increasingly senior forestry roles in Australia, before coming to New Zealand in 2015 as National Manager of Pentarch Forest Products. He joined China Forest Group NZ late in 2016. Steve’s key responsibilities include overseeing operations at the company’s forests; managing forest management contracts across New Zealand; and overseeing export operations in Wellington, New Plymouth, Tauranga and Marsden Point. He is also active in advancing business development in South America and Australia.

ROBERT MCGREGOR: LOGISTICS AND PROCUREMENT MANAGER

Robert’s hands-on forestry experience, gained from working in managing harvesting crews, road construction and wood flow logistics makes him an invaluable asset to the company. He holds Bachelor of Forest Science and Master of Engineering Management degrees from the University of Canterbury. After a brief stint in construction, Robert joined forestry company Rayonier as Log Production Coordinator, quickly rising to more senior roles. He joined China Forestry Group NZ in January 2017. Robert is passionate about sustainable and environmentally appropriate forestry development and is keen for China Forestry Group NZ to achieve continued, responsible business growth.

STRONG LOCAL FOCUS AND WORLDWIDE CONNECTION

In 2016, China Forestry Group New Zealand’s new management team was formed under CEO Mr Henry Lin. This team has strengthened the business and remains committed to further improving China Forestry Group New Zealand’s business relationships and results.

HENRY LIN: CEO

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Henry’s industry knowledge and experience was honed through working with leading forestry companies both in China and Australasia over the past decade. He came to New Zealand in 1999, graduated from Waikato University and started his career in Christchurch. This was followed by senior forestry positions in China, before he returned to New Zealand as CEO of China Forestry Group NZ. Henry is respected in the industry for his strategic, entrepreneurial and innovative approach to business, on top of a great passion for the forestry industry. Henry has the vision to make China Forestry Group New Zealand a global industry leader.

STEVE WALKER: CHIEF OPERATING OFFICER

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Steve has vast experience in commercial management and business leadership in primary industries. He holds a Bachelor of Forest Science from the University of Melbourne and an MBA from Deakin University. He held a range of increasingly senior forestry roles in Australia, before coming to New Zealand in 2015 as National Manager of Pentarch Forest Products. He joined China Forest Group NZ late in 2016. Steve’s key responsibilities include overseeing operations at the company’s forests; managing forest management contracts across New Zealand; and overseeing export operations in Wellington, New Plymouth, Tauranga and Marsden Point. He is also active in advancing business development in South America and Australia.

ROBERT MCGREGOR: LOGISTICS AND PROCUREMENT MANAGER

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Robert’s hands-on forestry experience, gained from working in managing harvesting crews, road construction and wood flow logistics makes him an invaluable asset to the company. He holds Bachelor of Forest Science and Master of Engineering Management degrees from the University of Canterbury. After a brief stint in construction, Robert joined forestry company Rayonier as Log Production Coordinator, quickly rising to more senior roles. He joined China Forestry Group NZ in January 2017. Robert is passionate about sustainable and environmentally appropriate forestry development and is keen for China Forestry Group NZ to achieve continued, responsible business growth.