Bryan has a BSc in Bio-chemistry and was instrumental in building a solid export base for New Zealand wine. In 1998 he was made an Officer of the New Zealand Order of Merit for his services to the wine industry and in 2008 was inducted into the New Zealand Wine Hall of Fame.
Bryan has been a public company director since 1984 and has a wealth of experience, both in executive and board roles. He has also lent his considerable support to not-for-profit organisations such as the Starship Foundation. Bryan joined the Board in February 2019