People

Our people are our greatest asset.  Each member of our team has market-leading skills in their fields of expertise, a passion for information, and a genuine interest in helping our clients to achieve their objectives.  When you work with Fresh Info you can be confident you’re getting the best advice available from the best people in the market.
  • Shane Vuletich
    Managing Director

    Education

    BCom in economics (first class honours), The University of Auckland

    Contact

    shane@freshinfo.co.nz       

    +64 21 346 552

     

    Bio

    Shane is the founder and Managing Director of Fresh Info.  He has 20 years’ consulting experience in New Zealand and Australia, working on a wide range of projects for large public and private sector clients.  Shane is a highly capable economist, strategist and forecaster with a proven track record in solution design, management and delivery.


    Skills

    • Economics
    • Strategy
    • Forecasting
    • Econometrics
    • Benchmarking
    • Statistics
    • Data analysis
    • Economic modelling
    • Cost-benefit analysis
    • Economic impact analysis
    • Survey design and implementation
    • Major event evaluation

    Sectors

    • Tourism
    • Major events
    • Aviation
    • Transport
    • Government
    • Utilities
  • Ryan Reynolds
    General Manager Australia

    Education

    Level 3 CFA (Chartered Financial Analyst) Candidate, 2017

    BA(Hons) in Economics, Flinders University, 2005

    BSc in Mathematics, Flinders University, 2004

     

    Contact

    ryan@freshinfo.com.au       

    +61 438 116 087

     

    Bio

    Ryan has over ten years’ experience in providing strategic advice on regulated and unregulated infrastructure assets. His background ranges across transport, utilities, social, and environmental sectors; assisting with investment decisions, forecasting, strategy development, and financial and economic modelling.

     


    Skills

    • Economics
    • Strategy
    • Forecasting
    • Econometrics
    • Statistics
    • Data analysis
    • Economic modelling
    • Cost-benefit analysis
    • Economic impact analysis
    • Future needs & capacity analysis
    • Financial modelling
    • Business case development
    • Regulatory economics
    • Environmental impact assessment

    Sectors

    • Aviation
    • Utilities
    • Transport
    • Government
    • Environmental
  • Ameya Rane
    Data Scientist

    Education

    MSc in quantitative economics, Indian Statistical Institute, 2016

    BTech in engineering physics, Indian Institute of Technology, 2011

    Contact

    ameya@freshinfo.co.nz

    +64 21 087 14376

    Bio

    Ameya is a highly skilled analyst with expertise in forecasting, data analysis and machine learning.  He recently applied these skills to produce high frequency energy demand forecasts for a state utility in India.


    Skills

    • Econometrics
    • Forecasting
    • Statistics
    • Data analysis
    • Consumer segmentation

    Sectors

    • Utilities
    • Tourism
    • Major events
    • Aviation
    • FMCG
  • Dr Aaron Schiff
    Associate

    Education

    PhD in economics, The University of Auckland, 2005

    MCom in economics (first class honours), The University of Auckland, 2000

    BCom in economics, The University of Auckland, 1998

    Contact

    aaron@freshinfo.co.nz      

    +64 21 288 0665

    Bio

    Aaron is an economist and data scientist with 15 years of consulting experience. His skills include predictive modelling, forecasting, analysis of geospatial data, and data visualisation. He has applied these skills to many projects in the infrastructure, transport, and communications sectors in New Zealand and the Pacific.


    Skills

    • Economics
    • Forecasting
    • Econometrics
    • Network principles
    • Future needs & capacity analysis
    • Statistical analysis
    • Data visualisation
    • Economic modelling
    • Cost-benefit analysis
    • Competition & regulatory economics

    Sectors

    • Aviation
    • Transport
    • Utilities
    • Telecommunication
    • ICT
    • Government
  • Heidi Noujeim
    Associate

    MBA, London Business School, 1999

    BCA in Marketing & Management (first class honours), Victoria University, 1994

     

    Contact

    heidi@freshinfo.com.au    

    +61 4 523 96500

    Heidi is a brand strategy and communications professional with 20 years’ international experience.  She has created value in a wide range of industries by helping them to join the dots between business, brand, and marketing strategy.  Heidi is a confident, personable and persuasive communicator who readily establishes relationships of trust and respect.


    Skills

    • Strategy
    • Survey design and implementation
    • Consumer segmentation
    • Marketing
    • Brand strategy
    • Communications
    • Stakeholder consultation
    • Qualitative research

    Sectors

    • Government
    • FMCG
    • ICT
    • Telecommunication
    • Tourism