Breakfast with Hon. Ruth Richardson & Nigel Greenwood


Hon. Ruth Richardson will be presenting on the role of the Board in providing strong governance to the company, and how the Board works with the CEO and leadership team to develop and support the formation of the company’s strategic direction.

Nigel Greenwood’s presentation will cover the role of the CFO to support the development of the company’s strategy and subsequent execution following Board approval.


Hon. Ruth Richardson

A professional company director, Ruth specialises in agribusiness, commercialising innovation and finance. Ruth joined the Synlait Group as the first independent director in 2004.

Ruth was the Member of Parliament for Selwyn (Synlait’s local electorate) from 1981 – 1984 and later New Zealand’s Minister of Finance from 1990 to 1993. Following her political career, Ruth established herself as a public policy consultant and accepted a range of corporate governance roles. View full bio

Nigel Greenwood

Nigel has had extensive experience in finance, having held senior executive finance roles with various New Zealand companies. As CFO with Synlait Group, Nigel is responsible for finance, funding and legal.

Prior to joining Synlait in 2010, Nigel held CFO roles with Crane Distribution NZ Limited, Gough Group Limited and Lyttelton Port Company Limited. View full bio


Time Activity
7.00am Registration and breakfast
7.30am Presentation
8.30am Close


Chateau on the Park
189 Deans Avenue


Members $60 (GST incl.)
Guests and non-members $65 (GST incl.)

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  • 07:00 am - 08:30 am

  • 19 Jun 2019

  • Chateau on the Park

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