Glenn Coward graduated with a Bachelor of Business Studies from Unitec in 1999. He has worked in several companies within a variety of industries including The West Auckland Licensing Trust, Dress for Less, small accounting firms and Tetrapak. Glenn qualified as a Chartered Accountant in 2006 whilst working at ASB Bank. Following eight years with ASB he worked at AA Insurance, Diners Club New Zealand, and The Warehouse Group Financial Services. Working in financial roles mainly within cards and financial services environments, an opportunity to work within heartland New Zealand at Ruralco came in 2019 and allows Glenn to utilise his skillset while using his transferrable skills to learn a new environment.