Triple R Engineering - Heavy Industrial plant repairs and restoration

Initial four month assignment to analyse and advise on business challenges and opportunities resulted in....

  • preparation of 5 year strategic and operational business plan


  • appointment as GM with follow through on:

    • - Financial restructuring including exit of minority shareholdings

    • - Improvements in teamwork and communication

    • - Building capability in sales & marketing

    • - Introduction of Workflowmax and Xero as operational and financial managment systems

      - Transfer of Health & Safety management system and records to integrated, cloud based PeopleSafe system

RPS Switchgear - Supplier to electricity distribution networks

  • Finance Manager and GM


SPEL Limited - Workshop, manufacturing and logistics for NZ Army and emergency services

  • Commercial Manager (CFO) and GM


Detec Telesystems - Design, manufacture and global distribution of Teletilt antenna systems and other RF components

  • CFO and Group Leader, Business Support

The Wellington Regional Folk Foundation Inc - Not for profit music festival organisation

  • Replacement of spreadsheet and cash book based accounting system with fully integrated Xero accounting and financial reporting


Gerard Hudson's career: General Manager, Chief Financial Officer, Commercial Manager