Bartercard Auckland South

5C Jack Conway Avenue
Manukau AUCKLAND
Ph: +64 9 448 0580

Welcome to Bartercard Auckland South

The Bartercard Auckland South office is overflowing with experience and a wealth of knowledge on how Bartercard can work for you.  People do business with people they like and trust, and we know we are that people and company.

The team is always happy to discuss how we can make your trading experience a rewarding experience, and each of our staff are trained in bringing on new business to grow the company in the right direction.

Kevin Stowers – Auckland Regional Manager

Kevin has nine years  experience with Bartercard having coming from a varied background in sales and marketing,  property development, retail and hospitality, but mainly as a manager and coach. A large proportion of Kevin’s role is working with the various Auckland branches which includes our International Team. Building strong relationships internally as well as externally is important to Kevin, as well as integrity and trust.

Kevin is always eager to meet and speak with our Bartercard members and looks forward to meeting more of you.

Narendra Bhupati Ponnekanti (BP) – Team Leader 

BP has spent six and a half years with Bartercard.  He has knowledge in different industries and holds a Bachelor Degree in Mechanical Engineering and an IT Diploma with Certificates in different Levels.  He has complete various training courses including Sales and Leadership.  BP works with a team of seven from Auckland South and regularly communicates with the other regional branches.

BP is keen to meet new and existing business owners or people in general, and is always hungry to learn and upskill about latest methods and technologies.

Helen Carruthers – Key Accounts Trade Broker

Helen has worked for Bartercard for 17 years in a variety of roles; starting in Rotorua in a sales role, then became a Franchise owner, Trading Manager and Branch Manager. In Auckland, Helen has primarily worked in Key Accounts where she has successfully traded over T$98 million and won International Trade Broker of the Year in 2019. She is also known as a crazy dog and cat lady, and is very partial to the odd glass of wine!

Grant Davies – Key Account Manager

Grant has 15 years of Bartercard experience as an Account manager and Branch Manager and has recently returned to the business after running his own business.

From generating new customers to cash saving spending opportunities for your business, Grant is committed to finding the best solutions for his clients.

Shay Jackson – Trade Consultant

Shay started with Bartercard Auckland South in 2001.  She then emigrated to Australia in 2002 to work for the Bartercard Sydney South West office as an Account Manager and then Trading Manager until 2006 when she was promoted to Sydney CBD Branch Manager. Shay managed both their sales and trading teams until 2008 when she purchased the CBD brokerage along with the Sydney South office with her business partner, where she continued to manage it as a Franchisee until 2013 when they sold back to Bartercard Australia. Shay continued to manage the amalgamated offices including the Sydney South West, West, North, Sutherland and Canterbury offices until relocating back to Auckland in 2019 and re-joining the Auckland South team as a Trade Consultant.

Edwin Wolfs – Account Specialist

In just one and half years with Bartercard, Edwin has traded over T$2.5 million.  Edwin’s background is an events and IT.  A large proportion of his role is helping a base of existing clients find new trading opportunities that benefits the client business goals.

Edwin is originally from the Netherlands and speaks several languages.  He loves to travel and is always happy to find quick solutions for his clients’ wants and needs.

Sameer Sharma – Account Manager

Sameer collaborates with entrepreneurs, executives and solopreneurs to grow their business.  He is fluent in English and Hindi and holds a Graduate Degree in Bachelor of Commerce with more than 10yrs experience in sales and marketing and business development.