Annette Presley: Entrepreneur – NZ Business Podcast 37

In this episode, I talk with another innovative and talented entrepreneur – Annette Presley. After growing up in South Auckland, Annette has gone on to achieve impressive...

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Aaron Toreson, CEO Link – NZ Business Podcast 36

Businesses are bought and sold all the time – but as more baby boomers exit their firms – transactions are set to increase in the years ahead. Aaron Toresen shares his story and...

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NZ Business Podcast 34: Mike Bennetts – CEO, Z Energy

Mike Bennetts is the CEO of Z Energy – and winner of the Deloitte Top 200 Chief Executive of the Year in 2016. Early on he led the business through a rebrand from Shell NZ in...

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NZ Business Podcast 33: Darren Linton – CEO leading the transformation of Yellow

Leading a business that’s been disrupted by technology is no easy task, but Darren Linton, CEO at Yellow seems to really relish the task at hand as he leads the transformation of...

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NZ Business Podcast 32: David Hughes, Silicon Valley Founder/CEO – Silver Peak Systems

Hear insights into building a business in the San Francisco Bay Area as Kiwi Founder/CEO Dr David Hughes shares his career story and that of his network technology firm Silver...

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NZ Business Podcast 31: Sir Graeme Henry – Former All Blacks Coach

Graeme Henry former head coach extraordinaire of the All Blacks, spanning a 37 year career and now one of NZs most in demand speakers, straight talking and on the NZ Business...

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NZ Business Podcast 30: Chris Heaslip – CEO Pushpay

Chris Heaslip (CEO, Pushpay) talks with Paul Spain about building a $500m business in 6-years. The interview covers the early challenges with finding funds to pay a handful of...

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NZ Business Podcast 29: Mark Callander – CEO Vocus Group

Follow the story of Mark Callander (CEO, Vocus Group, NZ) who was rejected for Teachers College, instead built an impressive career in the telecommunications sector. Hear Mark as...

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NZ Business Podcast 28: Kea CEO – Craig Donaldson

In this episode Paul sits down Craig Donaldson, CEO of Kea New Zealand. Craig was previously a prominent figure in the global financial sector prior to returning NZ with his...

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NZ Business Podcast 27: A visit to Kiwi Landing Pad in San Francisco

Originally founded seven years ago by and Sam Morgan & John Holt; Kiwi Landing Pad in San Francisco is the groundbreaking support space for NZ companies transitioning into...

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NZ Business Podcast 35: David Sutherland – Entrepreneur, Founder – Whoa! Studios

Posted on 1 Apr 2018 in Podcast

In 2010 David Sutherland sold his firm Integral Technology for $64 million. Learn and be inspired as David shares about his journey in business and why he headed in a fresh direction with his groundbreaking new labour of love – Whoa! Studios.

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NZ Business Podcast 34: Mike Bennetts – CEO, Z Energy

Posted on 28 Mar 2018 in Featured, Podcast

NZ Business Podcast 34: Mike Bennetts – CEO, Z Energy

Mike Bennetts is the CEO of Z Energy – and winner of the Deloitte Top 200 Chief Executive of the Year in 2016. Early on he led the business through a rebrand from Shell NZ in 2011 and more recently the acquisition of Caltex. Today Z Energy has a market cap in excess of NZ$2.7 Billion. Hear the fascinating journey as Paul Spain talks with Mike Bennetts about how he end up leading a part of BP with $40B in revenues before he returned to NZ and ultimately take on the reigns at Z Energy. In addition to be CEO at Z Energy, Mike Bennetts is also the Chairman at Punakaiki Fund which makes long-term investments in high-growth firms.

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NZ Business Podcast 33: Darren Linton – CEO leading the transformation of Yellow

Posted on 18 Mar 2018 in Featured, Podcast

NZ Business Podcast 33: Darren Linton – CEO leading the transformation of Yellow

Leading a business that’s been disrupted by technology is no easy task, but Darren Linton, CEO at Yellow seems to really relish the task at hand as he leads the transformation of the company to make it relevant to New Zealand businesses again.

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