Danny Chan

Non-executive Independent Director, Chair of the Audit and Risk Committee


A third generation New Zealand Chinese, Danny was brought up in Wellington. Danny is an experienced New Zealand director with Honours in Bachelor of Commerce and Administration ( BCA )from Victoria University. He holds a number of directorships with companies including Academic Colleges Group Limited, Abano Healthcare Limited, Farmers’ Mutual Group, Flowerzone International Limited and Auckland Tourism Events and Economic Development Limited, as well as numerous companies associated with his private investments in both New Zealand and Asia. He is a Member of the Department of Prime Minister and Cabinet - China Project, the NZ China Advisory Council and the NZ Markets Disciplinary Tribunal.

Through his long involvement with the education, investment, insurance, floriculture and export industries, Danny has developed an extensive network of contacts in both NZ and Asia. He is fluent in Mandarin and Cantonese, as well as, very familiar with the protocols of Asian and Western cultures.