LIC | Board of Directors

Board of Directors

Dr Alison Watters


Member of the Institute of Directors

Alison and her husband Andrew own a 630-cow dairy farm in the Wairarapa.  Former winners of the National Sharemilkers of the Year (2003), the couple began their farming career as share milkers and progressed to farm owners with a cross-bred herd in 2004.

Other Industry associations include:

  • PhD in Animal Science.
  • Director of Human Nutrition at Massey University (2002-2005).
  • Technical Manager at Fonterra (2006-2011), involved with commercialising new innovations in dairy ingredients, including science portfolio management and international sales and marketing.
  • Co-Developer and Inaugural Chair of the NZ Dairy Industry Awards (2005-2008)
  • Chair of the National Management Committee, NZ Sharemilker of the Year (2004-2005)

Positions held:

  • Appointed Board Member, AsureQuality Ltd (2016-present)
  • Board Member, Nga Tawa School Diocesan Proprietary Board (2014-present)
  • Board Member, Equestrian Sports New Zealand (2015-present)


B.Agr.Sc (Hons); PhD (Massey University)




AsureQuality Limited

QUALIFICATIONS: B.Agr.Sc (Hons), PhD (Massey University)
MOBILE: 029 441 4022

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