Meet the team
The Ruakura development leverages the proven experience of Tainui Group Holdings, our specialist team of consultants and partners.
Tainui Group Holdings
As the commercial arm of Waikato-Tainui, Tainui Group Holdings manages an portfolio of infrastructure, property, financial, rural and direct investments. Their pedigree in property development and commercial projects such as Te Awa, The Base Shopping Centre , Novotel Auckland Airport, Novotel Tainui Hamilton, combined with their history of strong residential development, ensures that Ruakura will be a premium quality commercial and lifestyle park.
General Manager Ruakura
Blair was appointed General Manager Ruakura in December 2016. Please contact Blair if you have any logistics, port or investment enquiries at Ruakura.
General Manager Operations
Prior to his appointment in February 2017 Robert was National Delivery Manager – Substations at Transpower NZ and previously the Senior Project Manager for Meridian’s Te Uku Wind Farm in Raglan.
General Manager Commercial
Richard is currently a director on the Group’s Hamilton hotels and a commercial joint venture with Sealord.
Marketing and Communications Manager
Angela is the main contact point for all marketing and communication enquiries.
Ruakura Project Manager
Jared was appointed as the Ruakura Project Manager in March 2017 and has been part of the team since 2013. Please contact Jared for any general enquiries about Ruakura.