Board of Directors

The Board consists of seven Directors – five elected farmer Directors and two appointed independent Directors.

The Board of Directors are responsible for governance and leadership of Opuha Water and their main focus is ensuring the company is managed to the highest standard and the company’s strategy is implemented.  They work to realise the company’s long-term corporate objectives, as it continuously strives to be a leader in the irrigation and water sector.

Current Directors:

  • Ryan O’Sullivan (Chair, Farmer Director)
  • Brendan Caird (Vice-Chair, Farmer Director)
  • Nicky Hyslop (Vice Chair, Farmer Director)
  • Rebecca Biggs (Farmer Director)
  • Tony Howey (Farmer Director, casual)
  • Jeremy Boys (Independent Director)
  • Paul Burns (Independent Director)