General Manager: T.V Balasubramanian General Manager: T.V Balasubramanian
Bala (as he is known) has been involved with Fresh Fruit for over two decades. Moving to New Zealand in the early 90’s as a business migrant from Dubai he has an impressive CV.He spent 7 years as Manager for New & Developing Markets for ZESPRI™ Kiwifruit spear-heading the first exports into 11 different countries. He has a proven track record, achieving the 2nd highest market returns for ZESPRI in the Middle East and Indian Ocean regions. The first ever to organize the 12 month supply, packing Iranian Kiwifruit under the Caspian brand for Zespri. His performance resulted in his appointment as exclusive agent for ZESPRI™ Kiwifruit to the MEIOSA region (Middle East, Indian Ocean and South Africa) from 2000 – 2003.Bala has been General Manager/Director for Fresh Fruits for over 8 years now.