Board of Trustees


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Hon John Luxton, CNZM, QSO,
Chairman

Hon John Luxton is the chair of a number of businesses and organisations including Pouarua Farm, Waikato River Authority and Marire Holdings Ltd and Associated Companies.

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Lyn Lim MNZM,
Trustee

Lyn Lim (Huei Min Lim) originates from Malaysia and has strong interests and involvement in commercial and community activities relating to Asia.

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Raf Manji ,
Trustee

Manji spent 11 years trading global markets for investment banks in London and moved to New Zealand in 2002.

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Simon Murdoch, CNZM,
Deputy Chairman

Simon Murdoch is a graduate of Canterbury University and received an Honorary Doctorate from the University in 2012. He joined the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in 1972 and was posted to Canberra from 1974 to 1977.

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Simon Watt,
Trustee

Simon Watt is a partner, board member and chair in the Wellington office of the national law firm Bell Gully, and leads Bell Gully' s public law and climate change practices.

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Danny Chan,
Trustee

Danny Chan is an experienced New Zealand director, with extensive accounting, finance and investment management and education experience.

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Chris Seed,
Trustee

Chris Seed took up the role of chief executive and secretary at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade in February 2019.

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Hon Dame Fran Wilde DNZM, QSO,
Trustee

Fran Wilde has had a distinguished career in national and local politics, including as a Cabinet Minister, Mayor of Wellington, Chair of the Greater Wellington Regional Council and New Zealand representative on the APEC Business Advisory Council (ABAC).