Brenton Cunningham | Board member
Brenton Cunningham is the co-founder, Managing Director, and driving strategic force behind Adelaide headquartered Diverseco Pty Ltd. Founded in 1992 as Accuweigh Pty Ltd, Diverseco has evolved over the years through a steady program of acquisitions and organic growth to become one of Australia’s leading diversified measurement and automation solution providers. Starting out his professional life as a qualified fitter and machinist, Brenton has taken his technical skills and passion for sales and business development to grow Diverseco into a 50-million-dollar turnover business employing over a hundred and thirty staff in Australia, New Zealand, and Singapore. During this journey Brenton has completed the AICD company Directors Course in 2002, as well as the AICD Refresh Course in 2019, spent 6 years in Tec membership, completed numerous management and leadership programs, and received the prestigious Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year Award.
Most recently Brenton has enjoyed leading Diverseco’s strategic push and go to market strategies across an exciting range of Industrial and Collaborative Robot solutions, including personally signing exclusive distribution deals with leading global brands. Over the years, Brenton has been a long term Sporting Club President, fulfilled board roles at Olympic Fine Foods and The Food Industry Association W.A, represented on CCI Member forums, been a former director and chairman of Mollydooker Wines, a former long term Strata Chairman, former Sage Advisory Board member, and currently in addition to his board duties at Diverseco, is Chairman of Extreme Land Pty Ltd, and Director at MISA (Manufacturing Industry Skills Alliance). Currently attending Harvard Business School on the OPM program.