Keith Rushbrook

 

 

Keith Rushbrook, Chairman

Keith was a partner in KPMG before retiring to pursue other interests. These have included a number of directorships of various sized companies, managing the Accounting Standards Review Board (an independent Crown Entity), acting CEO of a large charitable organisation and working on a number of creative assignments with various large companies.

 

 

Dave Steele

 

 

David Steele, Advisory Body Member

David is a Wellington based business advisor and company director. David has a commercial background having spent sixteen years in senior roles with Development Finance Corporation with eight of those being responsible for lending and investment activities in the South Island in the 1980s.

More recently David had thirteen years with the NZ Dairy Board / Fonterra as the Mergers and Acquisitions Manager responsible for international company acquisitions.

 

  

Jenn Bestwick

 

 

Jenn Bestwick, Advisory Body Member

Jenn spent many years working with KPMG leading their Auckland strategic management consulting practice before moving to Christchurch. She went on to manage a day surgical hospital before working with Ngai Tahu. More recently Jenn was working with Environment Canterbury on the implementation of the Canterbury Water Management Strategy

 

 

 

Trustees are required to appoint an Advisory Body pursuant to the Deed of Trust to act as their expert advisors in relation to the Distribution function of the Trust.

Members of the Advisory Body are required to have one or more of the following:

  • specialist financial skills;
  • specialist commercial skills; or
  • specialist entrepreneurial skills.

The Advisory Body may consist of up to five members, and the Trustees have determined that its membership shall be three at the current time.

HISTORY OF ADVISORY BODY MEMBERS

Member
Period Served
Position
 

BESTWICK, Ms J

2013 - present

   

COX, Mr G

2001 – 2013

Chair

2001 – 2013

GEMMELL, Mr B

2001 – 2011

   

ISLES, Mr J

2001 – 2012

   

MILLS, Mr W

2001 – 2007

   

RUSHBROOK, Mr K

2007 – present

Chair

2013 – present

STEELE, Mr D

2007 – present