The M+E team attended the inaugural Aquis at Emirates Park, stallion parade. Both Mr Tony Fung and Justin Fung were present along with the full Aquis team. A parade of the founding stallions; Al Maher, Dream Ahead and Artie Schiller was followed by the two stallions new to the roster in 2017, Divine Prophet and Kiss and Make Up.
Daniel Morgan with Dr Angus Atkins from Scone Equine Hospital
CEO Shane McGrath was joined at the microphone by head of nominations Jimmy Unwala, who described the new venture with Emirates Park and the foundation of Aquis Farm in the Hunter Valley in a very refreshing way. They spoke candidly and with great passion about the stallions on the Aquis roster. General Manager Robyn Wise, along with her team in the breeding barn, ensured that the stallions were presented beautifully.
It was great to see the new CFO Paul Weeks at the Farm and Mr Justin Fung spoke passionately of Aquis’s commitment in the Hunter Valley and provided the audience with an insight in relation to their vision going forward in conjunction with Emirates Park and His Excellency Nasser Abdulla Hussain Lootah and his son Hussain.