Barry Harris is a company director with extensive governance and executive experience. Barry has held a number of chief executive roles including Environment Waikato, Greater Wellington Regional Council and Hamilton City Council. He was also a senior executive with Fonterra for five years.
Barry currently chairs Food innovation Waikato, OSPRI , McFall Fuel, Hamilton Airport Company and Wel Networks. He is also a member of the Waikato River Authority. Previous boards include DairyNZ, Primary ITO, CentrePort, RD1, AgResearch, International Nutritionals, Hamilton Riverside Hotels and Local Authority Shared Services.
Barry has a Masters of Agricultural Science (Honours) and lives in Hamilton.