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HELLA New Zealand Announcement

03 December 2018


HELLA New Zealand Ltd announces that Andrew Mills will be leaving HELLA New Zealand Ltd at the end of 2018 due to family commitments. Andrew has been with HELLA New Zealand for over 10 years and during this time has driven a passion and focus for quality, durability and sustainability that will remain deeply ingrained across HELLA New Zealand’s staff.

To ensure business continuity and the continued success of HELLA New Zealand and its products, Andrew has been closely involved in the selection of his successor.

Mr Peter Bustin will take over the position of Managing Director, HELLA New Zealand Ltd effective from 1st January 2019. Peter has a long story of success as a Plant Manager in the Automotive Industry, for many years he successfully headed plants for Johnson Controls. Peter joined HELLA in 2010 as the Managing Director of Hella Slovakia Front-Lighting s.r.o. (Kocovce).

Mr Tony Horton will also take on a new role as Deputy Managing Director. Tony has been with HELLA New Zealand for 18 years and has made a considerable contribution to the success of HNZ. In a combination with his current responsibilities Tony will also take over responsibility for Sales & Marketing and Operational Excellence.

The team at HELLA New Zealand thank Andrew for his contribution to the company and wish him every success in the future. We also look forward to welcome Peter and his highly relevant experience that will continue building on the success of Hella New Zealand and its best in class products.

 Andrew Mills    Peter Bustin    Tony Horton  


About HELLA New Zealand

HELLA New Zealand is part of the HELLA Asia Pacific Group. Today the company designs and manufactures innovative lighting products for the commercial transport, automotive and marine industries, using the latest LED (Light Emitting Diode) technology. With these products HELLA New Zealand is a supplier to automotive and marine manufacturers and commercial transport fleets all over the world. HELLA is a prominent brand in the New Zealand aftermarket and in the commercial transport sector, with key relationships with original equipment bus, coach, boat and trailer manufacturers.