Kiwi rugby league footballer who is known for his career in the Australian National Rugby League, including for the Melbourne Storm and Canterbury Bulldogs. He has also represented the New Zealand Kiwis national rugby league squad, including during their runner-up finish at the 2013 Rugby League World Cup.
He began playing rugby league football at age 8. He began his time in the New Zealand national team system upon his invite to the Junior Kiwis in 2010.
He was named the NRL's 2012 Prop Forward of the Year following his runner-up finish with Canterbury in the NRL. He earned caps for the Samoan rugby league squad between 2015-2017.
He is of Samoan descent.
He and Cameron Munster have played as teammates for the NRL's Melbourne Storm.