Buying Team

Alan Hooper: Senior Buyer

Alan joined Select Fresh in 1999 as Operations Manager. In 2003 he moved into a buying role where he now oversees the Buying Department.

Alan has a lifetime of experience in the Fruit and Vegetable industry, from starting work at Covent Garden Market, London as a 16 year old, to market salesman, packing shed manager and chain store fruit and vegetable buyer.

Alan has a reputation of being a tough but fair buyer with high expectations and excellent forward planning skills. Alan has served 35 years in the Australian Army Reserve.

Contact Alan on 0439 961501 or at

Conrad Sumich: Grower Direct Buyer

Conrad has been in and around the Fruit and Vegetable Industry his whole life and has vast experience in all aspects of sourcing premium quality produce.

His role at Select Fresh includes building long term supply relationships with key growers and identifying future purchasing opportunities.

Contact Conrad on 0419 243611 or

Joe Neves: Market Buyer

Joe has been a high volume Produce Buyer in the Perth Market for 16 years and has a deep understanding of the Market workings. Joe uses this experience to position Select Fresh to consistently source all of our client’s requirements.

While most are still sound asleep, Joe and the buying team are hard at work in the cut and thrust of the Perth Wholesale Produce Market.

Contact Joe on 0452 510 570 or