Alan Townsend

Alan Townsend


BSci (Economics)



Alan Townsend has over 30 years’ experience in technology development encompassing engineering, distribution and sales and marketing in a variety of technical and senior management roles with world-wide operations such as Trimble Navigation Ltd (in New Zealand and USA offices) and Datacom.

Alan is a director of Dunedin based TracPlus Global Limited and is the past president of the New Zealand Software Exporters Association. He has held a variety of New Zealand directorship roles including HIT labs, Sealegs Corporation (formerly known as IT Capital Ltd), Pulse Data International Ltd and Datacom Group Ltd.