Ownership and Management

ANZCO is 100% owned by Japan’s Itoham Yonekyu. Our management team is based in New Zealand, with the full support of Itoham Yonekyu and the ANZCO board, ensuring ANZCO Foods continues to position itself as a leader in the New Zealand food sector


Steven Gray

General Manager Group Services

As a chartered accountant with an MBA from Otago University, Steven gained valuable corporate finance experience working for Deloitte in both New Zealand and the United Kingdom.

Upon his return to New Zealand, Steven joined the ANZCO Foods Group in 1991.  He has since held a variety of senior management positions, including Group Chief Financial Officer, President ANZCO Japan, General Manager Crown Marketing and General Manager ANZCO Australasia.

After his relocation back to Christchurch, he assumed the role of General Manager Commercial which has recently changed to Group Manager Group Services.  During his time at ANZCO, Steven has been involved with a number of the Group's major acquisitions and associated due diligence activities.

Steven enjoys collecting firearms and has a keen interest in military history.