26 Oct 2012

Agribusiness leaders receive scholarships

9:48 am on 26 October 2012

Three people from the agribusiness sector have been awarded Prime Minister's Business Scholarships.

Synlait Milk chief executive John Penno, Sally Gardiner, supply chain head for kiwifruit marketer Zespri, and Ronnie Butt, Asian manager for the bee and natural products firm Comvita, are among this year's 14 recipients.

All three will study at the INSEAD Business School's Singapore campus.

The scholarships provide financial support for attending courses at leading international business institutions.