People

3rd July 2020

Anna Mowbray

Anna Mowbray is the Co-Owner and COO of ZURU toys — the 10th biggest toy company in the world. ZURU is known for its agility, innovation, industry disruption, leadership in automated toy manufacturing and family… Read More

10th February 2020

Rachel Maidment

Rachel Maidment is a former diplomat and entrepreneur who has forged a career building public and private sector connections between New Zealand and China. Maidment served as New Zealand Consul General in Guangzhou from 2016… Read More

28th January 2020

海达 ·董立耿 博士

Heida是Dentons Kensington Swan律师事务所的合伙人,是企业和商业法专家。她领导该所的亚洲业务团队。 Dentons Kensington Swan是新西兰领先的律师事务所之一,作为环球律所Dentons的一部分,无论您的业务在何处,都能通过该所获得法律专家服务。除了在全球75个国家设有事务所外,Dentons目前在中国47个主要城市(包括香港)都设有事务所。 在加入Dentons Kensington Swan之前,Heida是一家在香港和中国大陆从事业务的全球律师事务所的合伙人。她还是中国司法部任命的驻港中国委托公证人。多年来,Heida一直领导该所的公司法团队,专门为在中国和亚洲其他地区进境投资的跨国公司提供法律服务。 Heida拥有超过25年的跨境投资法律专家经验,主要协助中国和亚洲客户在新西兰收购、建立和出售企业和资产,帮助他们与本地企业和运营机构组建合资企业以及筹集资金。她负责监管有关交易的所有阶段,从尽职调查到订立合同文档和有关合规程序的建议,包括根据《海外投资法》和《条例》协助客户获得批准,以收购和开发重要的商业资产和敏感土地。 Heida经常就从事各行各业的项目开发交易为客户提供建议。 Heida是新西兰香港商会会长。新西兰香港商会在全球香港商会联合会的主持下运作,该联合会在35个国家设有46个成员协会。三十多年来,新西兰香港商会一直与政府机构、企业和社区合作,以促进新西兰与香港(乃至中国大陆)之间的贸易和投资。 Heida拥有奥克兰大学的法学博士学位。… Read More

20th January 2020

Billie Moore

As Acting General Manager New Zealand and Government Relations, Billie oversees Tourism New Zealand’s relationships with key New Zealand stakeholders, including industry and government agencies; internal and external communications; and New Zealand campaign activity. Before… Read More

19th December 2019

Derek McCormack

Derek McCormack is the Vice‐Chancellor of the Auckland University of Technology (AUT). He began his career as a biochemist at the University of Otago and the Otago Polytechnic, working in academic roles from 1978… Read More

19th December 2019

Dr Heida Donegan

Heida is a corporate and commercial partner at Dentons Kensington Swan who leads the firm’s Asia Business team. Dentons Kensington Swan is one of New Zealand’s leading law firms, which as part of Dentons has… Read More

17th December 2019

John McKinnon

John McKinnon was educated in New Zealand at Nelson College and at Victoria University of Wellington, and in the United Kingdom at the London School of Economics and Political Science. He joined the then Ministry… Read More

16th December 2019

Andrew Poole

Andrew Poole is the Chief Executive and Managing Partner of leading New Zealand law firm, MinterEllisonRuddWatts. He is responsible for the overall leadership of the firm and driving forward the firm’s strategy and continued growth,… Read More

13th December 2019

Rob Hall

As CEO of Development Christchurch Limited (DCL), Rob leads a team focussed on supporting development opportunities and facilitating investment into Christchurch with the goal of contributing towards making Christchurch a modern world class city.  In… Read More

13th December 2019

Mark Tanner

Mark Tanner is the founder and managing director of Shanghai-based China Skinny. He has provided China-market growth strategies and research to around 200 brands including Nike, Tourism Australia, Colgate, Fonterra, Reckitt Benckiser, IKEA, Woolworths, Coles,… Read More

29th October 2019

Arihia Bennett

Chief Executive Officer, Te Rūnanga o Ngāi Tahu Arihia Bennett MNZM (Ngāi Tahu, Ngāti Porou, Ngāpuhi) is the Chief Executive Officer of Te Rūnanga o Ngāi Tahu, a $1.6 billion iwi entity that serves to… Read More

18th July 2019

Stephen England-Hall

Stephen joined Tourism New Zealand as Chief Executive on 3 April 2017. Before joining Tourism New Zealand Stephen was Chief Executive Officer of Loyalty New Zealand, the company behind New Zealand’s customer loyalty and data… Read More

24th May 2019

Mike Arand

Mike has a long and proven experience of identifying and capitalising on global business opportunities. He recently spent over three years as NZTE Trade Commissioner in Shanghai and prior to that he has conducted business… Read More

23rd May 2019

Simon Tucker

Director, Global Stakeholder Affairs Fonterra Co-operative Group Limited Simon Tucker is Director of Global Stakeholder Affairs at Fonterra. In this role he leads teams responsible for Fonterra’s global trade strategy, the company’s relationships… Read More

23rd May 2019

Colum Rice

Colum is a senior Partner with PwC in New Zealand. In 2009, Colum established, and undertook leadership of, the PwC China Markets Team. This is a team of Partners and staff across New Zealand who… Read More