KiwiNet Board Members

Investment Committee

Ngaio Merrick

KiwiNet Board Chairman
Ngaio has a real passion for relationship management and her key strengths lie in relationships, strategic thinking and innovation...

Andrew Turnbull

(Independent)
Andrew has been actively involved in early stage technology businesses as an investor, advisor and entrepreneur...

Will Barker

Founder and CEO - Mint Innovation
Will is an executive experienced in commercialising new technologies through securing IP, fund-raising and building high performance teams...

Dr Anne Barnett

Chief Executive Officer of Viclink Ltd
Anne is responsible for ensuring that Viclink has the capability and capacity to deliver excellent service to the University...

David Hughes

Chief Executive Officer Plant and Food Research
David oversees all aspects of the organisation's operation and represents the Institute on a number of Boards and committees...