By James Wells

SYDNEY: Haier Australia issued a statement this afternoon announcing that product planning manager, Chris Pereira has left the company to pursue other ventures.

According to Haier Australia national marketing manager, Tony Gersback, Pereira left last week on amicable terms.

“Obviously it is sad to no longer have Chris with us in the business, but we wish him well," Gersback told

Gersback said the company is looking both internally and externally to recruit for the role.