Mike was appointed Chair of Investore in 2016. He has extensive experience in investment banking and general management in both New Zealand and the United Kingdom.
Mike is currently a Director of Coats Group PLC, Godfrey Hirst Australia and related companies, China Construction Bank (New Zealand) Limited, and Tainui Group Holdings Limited.
Mike holds a Bachelor of Commerce and a Bachelor of Laws from the University of Otago.
Kate was appointed as an independent director of Investore in 2016. Previously, Kate was a partner at a national law firm specialising in commercial property and property finance. Kate currently consults on legal and property-related issues.
Kate is a current member of the Institute of Directors in New Zealand (Inc.), the Australian Institute of Director and the New Zealand Law Society.
Tim has more than 30 years’ experience as a company director and commercial lawyer, practicing in Australia and New Zealand, retiring from the Bell Gully partnership in 2006.
Tim is a member of the Institute of Directors in New Zealand (Inc.) and is the Chair and a director of JustKapital Litigation Partners Limited (ASX Listed) and a number of private companies.
Tim is also a director and the Chair of Stride Property Limited and Stride Investment Management Limited.
John has over 35 years' professional experience as a chartered accountant. He was a partner in PwC for 23 years and held a number of management and governance responsibilities. He holds a Chartered Accountant (CA) designation from Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand.
John retired from PwC in June 2009 to pursue a career as a director. He is a chartered fellow of the Institute of Directors in New Zealand (Inc.) and is currently a director of Kathmandu Holdings Limited, Heartland Bank Limited, and Chairman of New Zealand Opera Limited.
John is also a director of Stride Property Limited and Stride Investment Management Limited.