Nikki Johnson Appointed New CEO of NZ Kiwifruit Growers

February 2016

NZKGI has announced the appointment of Nikki Johnson as their new CEO.

Nikki will assume responsibilities on 11 April 2016 and will succeed Mike Chapman, who stepped down to take on the role of CEO Horticulture NZ.

Nikki has managed the NZ Citrus Growers Inc. for over ten years transitioning the industry from a voluntary grower organisation to a professional organisation with sustainable, compulsory levy funding and a strategic approach to investment of grower funds.

Nikki is also a Founding Director of Market Access Solutionz, a specialist biosecurity, regulatory systems, market access, international trade issues management and strategic industry management advisory company which has been successfully operating for over 13 years.