Founder and CEO
Stephan is a father of three beautiful children, and as a 3rd generation orchardist he is carrying on the proud family tradition of over 90 years growing some of the best apples in the world. Seeing the need for healthier food for everyone, he has expanded the family business using their precious apples and other locally grown fruit and turns these into healthy, delicious and tasty snacks.
Director of Sales and Marketing
Tim has 35 years of Industry experience in Domestic / International Sales & Marketing Brands. Private Label Manufacturing of Dried Fruit and in the Natural Snacking Industry.
Historical: Private Label Manufacturer Association member; California Date Administrative Committee member; Dole Dried Fruit International Division; Oasis Date Gardens USA; California Fruit and Nut Ltd. USA; Harvest Traders New Zealand Ltd; & currently here at New Zealand Apple Products Ltd.
BS. Agricultural Science
Felipe has been working with our company since 2014. He is an essential part of our management team. He manages all aspects of production, oversees all our staff, maintains high standards of health and safety, and ensures all ‘Food Quality & Food Safety Standards’ are followed. Felipe is a very passionate professional that is always looking for improvements and alternatives to both obtain and maintain the best quality of our natural products for you to enjoy.
Food Scientist & Compliance
BS. Food Science
Pamela is a very joyful professional that has been part of our management team since 2014. She oversees our exciting ‘New Product’ development & also our Quality Control Department. With her unique skills and expertise, she works alongside Liz Woods to make sure our company complies with all current regulations to assure all our products are not only delicious but safe.
Compliance Manager & Administrator
Liz Woods is our Compliance Manager & Administrator with over 35 years of office and administration experience in New Zealand and USA. She holds a Certificate in Small Business Management and her role with our company involves working closely with the Food Scientist, Director of Marketing & Sales to ensure the smooth running of internal compliance policies and all services for the domestic and international markets.
Business Development Manager
for Asia Market
Li is responsible for developing market opportunities in the Asia market. His dual language and professional capabilities enable him to work closely with our Asian clients in a customer-centric fashion.