Managing Director, Forum New Zealand
John is the Managing Director of Forum New Zealand. He founded the company in 2005 after a career that included senior Human Resource leadership roles at Air New Zealand, ANZ Bank and Christchurch International Airport. His experience also includes running one of the country’s largest Learning and Organisation Development consultancies.
He is an experienced management consultant and skilled facilitator specialising in providing executive support, leadership and sales / service development and organisational development. His particular skill lies in working with groups to stimulate discussion, raise awareness, develop capability, and turn plans into action.
In addition to his consulting / corporate experience John is and has held a number of governance roles (Chairperson, Director and Trustee) for two for profit and one not-for-profit organisation. He has recently concluded a role as a ministerial appointed Chairperson responsible for merging two schools in the Christchurch rebuild.