About Scanpower


Allan Benbow


Allan Benbow is the Chairman of Scanpower Limited and General Manager of Metalform Limited, a specialist engineering and sheet metal company based in the region.


Peter Clayton

(Deputy Chairman)

Peter Clayton is Deputy Chairman of Scanpower Limited and is a prominent Dannevirke farmer and businessman. In addition to beef, deer and dairy farming interests, he owns and manages a regional real estate business with offices in Dannevirke and Havelock North.

Mark Kilmister



Mark has held numerous senior positions in the Finance Industry. Whilst working Mark gained tertiary qualifications in Finance and Marketing. These qualifications back up a hard work ethic, common sense and business experience. Mark has a unique ability to work within a team to solve difficult situations and has been contracted by business and banks since being self-employed. Since 2011, Mark has been a Company Director and currently sits on the Boards of three outstanding organizations (Hohepa, Scallywaggs and Scanpower).




Rodney has held senior positions in the NZ food industry including 12 years as Chief executive of international brands such as Yoplait, Birdseye, Leggos, and Edgell. He has held a diverse portfolio of governance and management roles. Rodney is an accredited fellow of the NZ Institute of Directors and graduate of Otago University (BSc, DipSci) AFIntD, FNZIFST.