Rangatira Investments Annual Report 2021 - Report - Page 20
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customers, suppliers, and our staff; and seeing our people
John has been married for more than 30 years. He has four
develop and grow in their roles.
children and has recently become a grandfather.
When asked for the best advice he has received, John says he
Outside work, John and his wife enjoy spending time with their
remembers being told, “It is not about what is right or wrong
family, walking, cycling and working in the garden. His wife
or good or bad; it is about recognising and appreciating the
trained as an artist and art historian and works for a leading
differences between people, ideas and approaches. There is
Melbourne art gallery.
never one way of doing something.”
John takes pleasure in the fact that he can combine his love of
He also believes that leaders need to give and support
cycling with his commute and rides to work two or three days a
accountability and not interfere. “If you make people
accountable, you need to let the person make their own
decisions and take responsibility for them. Should that not work
out, then make another decision.”
Investment Date: June 2015
Bio-Strategy is a specialist distributor
of scientific instruments, chemicals and
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laboratory supplies for life and applied science
throughout Australia and New Zealand. Their
highly trained staff provide a full range of sales and support for
customers in laboratories, academia, hospitals, and industry.
Bio-Strategy has a wide range of well-known international
suppliers, market leading brands and is constantly monitoring
the latest scientific research so the company can be first to
introduce innovative new technologies and suppliers to the
Australasian market. Bio-Strategy’s large customer base
appreciate the company’s wide range of leading products and
excellent service, providing a total solution.
Deemed an essential service, Bio-Strategy has been able to
maintain its operations during lockdowns. There has been
increased demand for the Company’s products and the
Company has added agency distribution contracts.