Management

Get to know DB Schenker's Board of Management New Zealand.

Reon Edwards

Director New Zealand

Reon Edwards is Director of Schenker (NZ) Ltd and has responsibility for the New Zealand Freight Forwarding and Logistics business which employs over 160 staff. Reon has 15 years’ experience within the industry, previously Managing Director for SB Global Logistics in Christchurch (Agent for DB Schenker). He has a strong commercial background having spent much of his career in senior management and sales roles. Reon also keeps busy with various governance roles and has served on a number of commercial boards in recent years. He is currently Chairman of the New Zealand Rugby League. In 2011, Reon graduated from Massey University with an MBA and has continued his executive development by completing courses through the NZ Institute of Directors and Mt Eliza Business School in Melbourne. Reon leads a busy but enjoyable life together with his wife and daughter. In his spare time he loves training at the gym, competing in trail running events, socializing with friends and travelling overseas with the family.