Guy is an avid cyclist, keen water sports enthusiast, and self-proclaimed dreamer. Co-founder of Torpedo7, an action sports retailer. Torpedo7 Group grew to employ more than 300 people, before being fully acquired in 2016. Guy dreamed up the idea of replicating cycling on water, and founded Manta5 to bring his dream to reality.
Felicity is an accomplished finance professional with14+ years’ experience in financial and commercial leadership roles in service as well as product development and manufacturing businesses.
Her qualifications include a Bachelor of Management Studies – majoring in Accounting at the University of Waikato and Chartered Accountant (CAANZ).
Vice President of Sales
Rory, a seasonal sales expert in watersports, excels in expanding markets and closing significant deals for Manta5 and its distribution network. Renowned for consistent revenue growth, he has been Manta5’s top salesperson for the past two years. Rory’s commitment to client success and profound market insight ensures exceptional support for existing clients, solidifying his reputation as a top performer in the industry.
The longest standing Manta5 employee, Louis started at Manta5 in 2016 as Marketing Manager – managing no-one and no budget. To date, the marketing team have influenced 500 million on social media, influenced 200,000+ results on Google, and associated Manta5 with global brands.
Hayden brings broad technical knowledge and design management experience from a range of tech sectors (including consumer goods) and leads Product development. Joining the company in 2019 he was part of the team that scaled the XE-1 design through to a mass manufacturable product
With a passion for water sports, and mountain biking, he pushes Manta5 products to their limits, understands their technical and market potential, and is heavily involved in future product strategy at Manta5.