Fronde Announces New Executive Leadership Appointments

Fronde are excited to announce two new internal appointments to their leadership team.

Both individuals are hugely experienced and capable; and are extremely passionate about delivering exceptional outcomes for Fronde’s New Zealand and Australian based customers.

Bret Duffield - previously Fronde’s Head of Development & Integration - in his new role as Head of Solutions Consulting and Marketing, will oversee the dedicated teams of senior Solution Architects and Business Development Consultants - who specialise in crafting engagements with new customers as well as shaping opportunities within Fronde’s existing portfolios.Prior to joining Fronde in 2020, Duffield held leadership roles, across both the Public (ACC) and Private sectors (Datacom, IntegrationWorks).  

“Being able to bring the full range of Fronde’s services to customers with this experienced team is hugely exciting and I look forward to growing Fronde’s portfolio of customers across ANZ.” said Duffield.

Warwick Taggart - previously Head of Digital Services - in his new role as Head of Delivery will lead delivery across the business and is focused on creating an environment where our teams can thrive and deliver amazing customer outcomes across ANZ. Prior to joining Fronde, Taggart held a number of leadership roles across  Public (Transpower) and Private sectors (Spark).

"Brilliant opportunity to lead some fantastic people across a breadth of technologies enabling true customer value," said Taggart.

Effective from 1 August 2021, both appointments report to Jason Delamore, Fronde’s Chief Executive Officer.

“Fronde is a strong business that has been serving the market for 30 years. As we advance our position across Australia and New Zealand for the next phase of growth, we believe these new executive appointments reinforce our strong focus on exceptional outcomes for our customers, operational excellence across our organisation and supports our philosophy of developing our people. I am excited to welcome Bret and Warwick to our executive management team and look forward to their additional leadership and expertise in furthering Fronde’s purpose in supporting NZ and Australian businesses in unlocking their full potential, faster.” said Delamore.