Board of Directors

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Antony Vriens - Chairman
Antony Vriens has been a director and Chairman of Turners' insurance subsidiary DPL Insurance since 2012. Antony is a highly experienced and commercial financial service professional with demonstrated success as a senior executive and consultant in insurance and wealth management businesses within Australia and New Zealand. Antony holds a Masters in Business Administration and a medical degree (MBCHB).
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Paul Byrnes - Director
Paul Byrnes is a professional director and investor with 25 years’ experience in senior and CEO roles in private and listed companies. His career has included the management buyout of previously listed Holeproof Industries, consulting and participation in merger and acquisition opportunities and business ‘turnaround’ management. Paul was appointed CEO and Executive Director of Dorchester Pacific in May 2008 and has a shareholding of 5.25% in Turners Limited. He is chairman of power company Top Energy and a director of listed Hellaby Holdings. Paul is a chartered accountant and holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree at the University of Auckland.
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John Roberts - Independent Director
John Roberts has extensive experience in the financial services industry having held the role of Managing Director of credit bureau Veda International for 10 years during which time the Veda Advantage business was successfully listed on the ASX. John previously had over 15 years in advertising agencies with CEO roles with Saatchi & Saatchi in New Zealand and Asia Pacific before heading up Master Card in New Zealand for three years.  John holds Accounting and Business Studies qualifications.