John is the Group Chief Financial Officer for the Emerge Aotearoa Group. A Chartered Management Accountant with 17 years’ experience across a variety of finance roles within the professional services sector, John has developed high performing teams and been involved in process improvement to ensure strong relationships permeate throughout an organisation. John has worked in the health (and more specifically) NGO mental health sector for the past 6 years and has developed a true understanding of what it means be able to meet the needs of the people we serve. John also has a particular interest in social housing and property related matters. Prior to returning to New Zealand, he spent 12 years in the UK, the last 6 years working for Colliers International where he was a Director.