Jim Mather
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Jim Mather

Radio New Zealand / Te Reo Irirangi o Aotearoa

Chair

  • Appointed May 2018.
  • Previously chief executive of Te Wānanga o Aotearoa.
  • Former chief executive of Māori Television, and chief executive of the Pacific Business Trust.
  • Holds an MBA from the Henley Business School in England and a Bachelor of business studies, as well as diplomas in business and management, plus a PhD in Māori economic development through AUT University.
  • Qualified accountant and former officer in the NZ Army.
  • Of Ngāti Awa, Ngāi Tūhoe and English descent.

Career

Radio New Zealand / Te Reo Irirangi o Aotearoa
Chair
May 2018 - Present
Mather Solutions Ltd
Managing Director
Aug 2018 - Present
Lakes DHB
Chair
Dec 2019 - Present
InZone Education Foundation
Chair
Mar 2020 - Present
Ako Mātātupu: Teach First NZ
Chair
Apr 2020 - Present

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