Wenceslaus is Chairman and Managing Director of the WA MARKETING LTD (WAML Group) and Chairman and Director of PACT INDUSTRIES PTY LTD, Australia.
Her Majesty the Queen has appointed Wenceslaus Anthony as a Member of the New Zealand Order of Merit in recognition of his services to New Zealand – India relations.
WA MARKETING LTD: (WAML GROUP) was incorporated in 1999 in New Zealand as an Import and Export company. The company philosophy has been to represent products and suppliers who are experts in their field, and this translates into the Group being experts in their field, through association and knowledge of the products that are represented.
The Group has built a strong reputation and is renowned for high levels of service, operating with integrity and honesty, whilst striving for excellence to offer quality products on consistent basis. The Group represents major Corporates from India, Thailand, Singapore and Sri Lanka as their channel partner. A strong network of offices has helped the company source the best suppliers and also represent the best of clients’ interest.
Wenceslaus has built up expertise in project management, international negotiations, international trading and recruitment over 33 years. His market intelligence and selection process has enabled him to establish personal relationships with leading suppliers and customers globally.
After migrating to New Zealand in 1999, he established his own offices in New Zealand, Australia, India, Sri Lanka and Singapore. With his management background and international exposure, he combines direction and vision with a sound and efficient management system.
Prior to moving to New Zealand in 1999, Wenceslaus was the Deputy Director and Secretary to the Board of Studies for Loyola Institute of Business Administration in the well known Jesuit-Loyola College, Chennai, India. He has also worked in corporate organizations such as Godrej and Boyce and Hindustan Computers Ltd.
Wenceslaus was a member of the official delegation of Rt.Hon. Prime Minister of New Zealand during the State visit to India in June 2011. He was also an important member and included in the State Banquet with Rt.Hon. Prime Minister of India.
In June 2012, Wenceslaus was appointed as a Director on the Board of Bank of Baroda (New Zealand) in recognition of his contribution to commercial and industrial ties between New Zealand and India. This is also recognition of his standing in the community in New Zealand.
The Hon’ble Speaker of India Parliament on her official visit to New Zealand presented a memento to Wenceslaus in appreciation of his contribution to the community.
Wenceslaus is also the Chairperson of Business Advisory Group of International College of Auckland as he is very passionate about education.
Wenceslaus Anthony completed his term as the Chair of INZBC – the Premier Organization – that has been promoting and encouraging Trade and Business between India and New Zealand. He is the Immediate Past Chair and now heads the Government Relations in INZBC.
He is on the Advisory Board of New Zealand India Research Institute Victoria University of Wellington.
He is the founder Director of Conquest Club which aims to shape the character and personality of youth in the age group of 8 to 14 to be Leaders for Tomorrow.
Wenceslaus has always encouraged and supported projects and programmes for many charitable causes. He was the Director of Lions Club of Pt. Chevalier.
Wenceslaus believes New Zealand is an ideal country and an amazing place to live to do business globally. Brand “NZ” has a premium in the international market and with all other advantages of NZ – the world is open for business opportunities. Wenceslaus is a Global Ambassador for NZ with respect to his International Business.