Murray Roberts, Managing Director

Murray joined Trust Aoraki  in 2012. He has extensive knowledge in all aspects of business having previously been NZ Business Manager for 24 years with SGS New Zealand Ltd – an affiliate of the global SGS Group. He has been a long serving Board member and /or Trustee of a number of local community and sporting organisations. Murray is currently a SC District Health Board member, a Director of SC Eye Clinic & Trustee of the Aoraki Foundation.

Lee King, Board Member

Lee brings extensive knowledge of the fitness, sport and education sectors to the Board table. Her vision for a healthy, active and vibrant South Canterbury community fits well with the Trust Aoraki Limited values.

Anne-Marie McRae, Chairperson

Joined Trust Aoraki Limited board in 2012 and appointed Chairperson in 2018. Represented New Zealand in hockey between 1999 and 2004. Brings her legal knowledge to the Board, having been a lawyer since 2001. She has worked at Gresson Dorman & Co since 2009. Co-Chairperson of SCDHB Consumer Council & Chairperson of South Canterbury Hockey Turf Trust.

David Jack, Board Member

Timaru born, former publican and Timaru District Councillor of 9 years, David brings his gaming machine and Council Chairman of Grants experience to the table. David owns and operates local firm Thompsons Refrigeration Services.

Murray Cleverley, Board Member

Murray has 15 years experience in management and is committed to South Canterbury and its people. He holds other directorships which add value to his work with Trust Aoraki. Murray holds post-graduate diplomas in Business & Economic Development. He is currently a member of the S C District Health Board.

Trust Aoraki Directors
as of April 2019

  • Murray Roberts
  • Managing Director
  • Anne-Marie McRae | Chairman
  • Murray Cleverley
  • Juliet Fahey
  • Lee King
  • David Jack

Trust Aoraki Office Holders

The Board of Trustees
(As from 1st January 2013)

  • Murray Roberts (Principal Officer)
  • Howard Smith (Board Chair)
  • Irene Emond (Manager)
  • Anne-Marie McRae, Lee King, Murray Cleverley and David Jack (Board Members)