Kerry is an experienced company director who has been on the Opus Board since 2007 and Chairman since 2008.
He brings a wealth of strategic, operational and international experience from a range of private and state sector roles. He is also Chairman of Powerhouse Ventures Ltd, Deputy Chairman of the New Zealand Institute of Economic Research, and the National Army Museum, Waiouru. He is also a Life Member of the Australia New Zealand Business Council. Under his leadership, Opus has
shifted its focus towards continuous business improvement, with the goal of delivering long term profitable growth and shareholder value.
Previous roles include chairmanship of the Government’s Savings Working Group, the Centres of Research Excellence Advisory Committee 2013/2014, the BNZ, Grant Thornton, OceanaGold, the State Sector Standards Board, and the Australia New Zealand Leadership Forum. Past directorships include Carter Holt
Harvey, National Australia Bank, Ports of Auckland, Comalco New Zealand, Leighton Contractors Pty Ltd, Ruapehu Alpine Lifts and Antarctica New
Zealand. Kerry was Managing Director for CRA/Rio Tinto, Director of the NZ Institute of Economic Research, President of the Institute of Directors in New Zealand, and a member of the APEC Business Advisory Council, the Foreign Direct Investment Advisory Board and the eGovernment Advisory Board.
Qualifications: BCom, MCom (Hons), DCom (hc), CFIinstD, FAICD, FNZIMChairman, Remuneration and Nomination Committee, Health and Safety Committee