“Utilising our collective experience in New Zealand private equity management, we will ensure we have a first class governance and investment framework, to maximise the opportunity for successful execution of the Fund’s objectives.”
A graduate of the AMP program at Harvard Business School, John’s business career began in the mid 1960s with Tasman Pulp and Paper in Kawerau before moving to join Fletcher Challenge as a Senior Executive. This was an association which gave him knowledge of, and affection for, the Eastern Bay of Plenty. He has considerable national and international experience in management, finance and corporate governance as an Executive and Director of private and publicly listed companies.
Previously Director of Air New Zealand and Solid Energy New Zealand Limited, John is currently a Director at Fletcher Building Retirement Plan; Fletcher Building Educational Fund Limited; Tenon Employee Educational Fund Limited; Pohutukawa Private Equity Limited; and Horizon Energy Distribution Limited.