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About Kenntec

Your Automation and Innovation Partner

Kenntec was founded by Hamish Kennedy and his son Finn Kennedy in 2017, and has since developed an engineering team with specialist post-harvest industry experience. 

The Kenntec Team combines mechanical, electronic, electrical and software expertise with the latest advances in technology to save packhouses time and money with a portfolio of cutting edge products.

With a 2000sqm manufacturing facility in Auckland, a developed supply chain and global industry partners, Kenntec has the capability to deliver world leading solutions at scale.

Leadership Team

Finn Kennedy

Chief Executive Officer

With an Engineering Degree in Computer Systems from Auckland University, Finn has been the CEO at Kenntec since its formation.

He previously worked in a number of roles at Compac Sorting Equipment and leads Kenntec in the development of solutions for the problems that the post-harvest industry is facing.

Hamish Kennedy


Hamish founded Compac Sorting Equipment in 1984 after completing a degree in Electrical and Electronic Engineering at Auckland University.

He then spent over 33 years building Compac into the worlds leading fruit sorting technology provider and brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to the company.

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