Board of Directors

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Ken Rackham

Executive Chairman & Founder

Ken has 40 years' experience in the industry, beginning in Sales and Marketing roles, before advancing through to Sales Management and Regional Director responsibilities.  A former Executive of the Medical Technology Association of NZ, Ken is the Founder, Executive Chairman and major shareholder of USL, taking a strong leadership and strategic role.  

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Brian Pilkington


A Board member since 1996, Brian is a Chartered Accountant, with a highly-respected profile in the New Zealand business community. Specialising in developing and maximising client company financial potential, Brian is a USL shareholder and his position on the USL Board is one of Non-Executive Director responsible for financial and special projects.

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Rex Rackham


A qualified accountant, Rex has years of experience in management roles in sales and manufacturing organisations. Rex came to USL from a role as New Zealand Chief Executive for an international manufacturer. Rex is a USL shareholder and Non-Executive Director.

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Karen Longdill

Managing Director

Karen joined USL in 1985 and from a nursing background. She had various sales and marketing roles before becoming Managing Director. Karen is a former Executive of the Medical Industry Association of NZ Inc and is a USL Director.

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Bill Revie

Financial Controller

Bill commenced with USL in 2001.  His role as Financial Controller incorporates overseeing the Administration and IT Departments, as well as assisting the Senior Management Team with Strategic Projects.  Bill is a member of the NZ Institute of Chartered Accountants and USL Director.

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Aaron Rackham

Director Medical Markets

Aaron has been with USL Medical since 1994 in a variety of positions from Customer Services Representative, Territory Manager, National Sales Manager and now Director Medical Markets. He oversees the Medical Sales & Marketing Business Unit and is responsible for a large team of Sales Managers, Product Managers, Product Specialists and Account Managers. Aaron has a wealth of experience in many healthcare sectors and brings a strategic mind and customer-driven work ethic to the team.