Fitts, J.P., Chairman of Air Future Ltd. Russell has a
multidisciplinary background with specialisation in Management and
Property Valuation. He has spent a major part of his career farming in
New Zealand, during which time he was thoroughly involved in many
aspects of the rural community including a private valuation practice
and executive responsibilities within the Regional Federated Farmers.
Russell has an in depth understanding and appreciation of the numerous
"tools" required to develop social and business opportunities within
rural and urban communities.
He has recently completed 4 years employment with the New Zealand
Earthquake Commission specialising in complex claims.
He is an Associate Member of the New Zealand Institute of Valuers and a
Senior Member of the Property Institute of New Zealand. He holds a
Prince2 Foundation Certificate in project management methodology.
Russell is the key personnel in contact with MDI sa
and has a very good professional relationship with Annic and Cyril Negre,
the directors of MDI. This close working relationship is important for
Air Future Ltd. Russell is a foundation shareholder of Air Future Ltd
and has been Chairman of the Company since its inception. Russell plays
a key role in ensuring sound corporate governance and a strong corporate
(Mick) Kain, Director of Air Future Ltd. Mick is an foundation
shareholder and director of Air Future Ltd and a founding director of
Air Volution Ltd.
Previously Mick had an extensive career as a farmer and an investor and
director in orchards and industrial property. During his time with Air
Future Ltd Mick has been responsible for shareholder relations as well
as participating as a director and has proven his commitment to the
success of the venture.
He is committed to seeing the MDI compressed air vehicles be implemented
for Australia and New Zealand through Air Volution Ltd and sees these
technologies as a yet to be discovered answer to future transport
Mick has a good understanding of the potential of the MDI business model
and how it will transform the making and selling of vehicles in the Air
Volution license area.
Hilgendorf non-executive Director.
Dan is both a founding shareholder and a non-executive director of Air
Future Ltd from inception. Dan has been a farmer throughout his business
He considers the abilities of the MDI technologies to provide
independence and resilience to local communities as an important aspect
of his own philosophy and his long term support of the MDI and Air
Macaulay non-executive Director.
Peter is both a founding shareholder of Air Future Ltd and a
non-executive director. Peter has been a farmer throughout his business
Through his intensive farming operation Peter has appreciated from an
early stage the importance of a diverse investment portfolio. He places
high importance on sustainable environmental practices coupled with a
strong understanding of the importance of a regular energy supply and
Peter is committed to implement the opportunities of the MDI
technologies and sees key advantages in the abilities of the MDI
technologies to provide new and multiple business streams that are in
line with his own business and personal values.