Juston Jirwander

Executive Chairman - Healthy Life Group

From 1 February 2016 Juston became the Executive Chairman of The Healthy Life Group.

Established in 1968, Healthy Life is the largest single owner of health food stores in Australia. Healthy Life employs over 330 people in its working family. Healthy Life also operates a distribution centre and services over 300+ accounts in the health and wellness market with popular known brands and also exclusive products from around the world.

The Parent company Eu Yan Sang International Ltd , is a publicly listed company in Singapore and one of Asia’s leading integrative healthcare and wellness companies. Founded over 130 years ago by Eu Kong, EYS has interests across 14 countries and has more than 1600 people in its extended working family.

Previously Juston was Founder and Executive Chairman of The Venture integrity Health Group of companies with the following active ventures;

  • 8 Health Food retail outlets in the Sydney metropolitan region,
  • BioNourish Australia – a vitamin and supplement brand
  • Food to Nourish – a health food brand in over 300 outlets nationally and
  • Clover Grove – an export company and health consulting practice.

Group sales of ViH Group are in excess of $13 Mil. ViH Group was founded in 2001

Juston holds a Bachelor of Business degree with a double major in Accounting and Finance from University of Technology Sydney and is a Member of Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand.

From 2003 to 2015 Juston Jirwander served as a board member and from 2010 to 2015 was then elected Chairman of GoVita Distributors Limited a company that operates as a Cooperative and includes a wholesale, franchise and distribution business in the health food industry servicing its 140+ national chain of franchisees.

Between 1994-2001 he was CEO of CCK Group a leading corporate health and wellbeing provider. CCK operated Clinics, Fitness centres and Corporate training programs servicing clients such as Citibank, Lend Lease, Pioneer and AMP.

1988 -1994 he worked with Horwath Chartered accountants (formerly WHK Horwath) specialising in Valuations, Mergers and Acquisitions.

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Sunday, 1 May - 1:15pm Growing and expanding your natural product business in Australia