Mike beagley


Business Speaker

Mike Beagley, Rodd and Gunn CEO, is one of New Zealand’s most successful fashion entrepreneurs and retailers.

With Rodd and Gunn is stocked in Nordstroms, David Jones, Myers to name a few, Mike has been incredibly innovative in how he has grown the brand to be a global icon and is constantly pushing the boundaries - recently they opened their first bar in Queenstown.

Mike ran shoe company Hannahs in the 1990s and then bought a majority shareholding in Rodd and Gunn, the iconic NZ men's apparel brand in the early 2000s. As CEO, Mike has grown Rodd and Gunn to be the 2nd largest NZ fashion exporter with significant presence in North America and Australia.