Board of directors
Mr Polson is the former chairman of Polson Higgs, a leading South
Island chartered accountant and business advisory practice with
offices in Christchurch and Dunedin. He has significant experience
as a professional director in farming, fishing, construction, local
government and the energy sector.
Ward B.Com (Hons), M INST D, AFNZIM
Mr Ward is Director and Principal of Campbell MacPherson, an Auckland-based
investment banking and corporate advisory firm. Prior to this he
was the principal of Waitiri Capital Ltd, a venture capital and
advisory company, the interests of which were acquired by Campbell
MacPherson. He has advised many business leaders and owners on issues
relating to corporate governance and strategy, mergers, acquisitions
and capital raising.
Prior to establishing Waitiri in 1997, Alistair was the CEO of
Golden Bay Cement, a Fletcher Challenge subsidiary, and chaired
a variety of industry groups. Alistair holds several private and
public company directorships and is a member of the New Zealand
Institute of Directors.