Steve Trickett

Marketing Director

Steve and wife Tracey own 12.5% of Global Fresh.

Coming from a fruit growing background Steve is a graduate of Lincoln University. Having spent 30 years in the horticultural export industry involved in a range of products and roles, Steve has a particular interest in building relationships and developing new markets.

Over the years Steve has built up considerable experience having worked in the full spectrum of activity from field and market operations, through to sales & marketing and senior management roles in companies inclusive of Fruitfed Export, the NZ Kiwifruit Marketing Board, Chiquita Brands NZ, ENZA Fresh and Turners & Growers International.

Earlier based in Hawke's Bay with primary responsibility for managing the growing Global Fresh apple business, as well as implementing the marketing strategy for all products exported by Global Fresh, Steve is a regular traveller to all production regions and is always keen to meet suppliers.

Relocating to the Bay of Plenty in 2012 to provide greater focus on the expanding kiwifruit and avocado business, Steve still travels regularly to Hawkes Bay to meet suppliers.