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Greg is an internationally accomplished senior executive with over thirty years of business experience. Having spent five years in London during the 1980’s, Greg relocated to Hong Kong where he spent thirteen years working in the Asia-Pacific region. On returning to New Zealand in 2001, Greg oversaw the turnaround and subsequent profitable sale of an iconic New Zealand company in the new-media/technology sector which included the acquisition and integration of an Australian subsidiary of an ASX listed company. Greg has extensive experience in the information technology industry through rewarding roles in the UK and Asia with large blue chip corporations such as IBM, EDS, NZI, and ARCO (Atlantic Richfield Corp.). His primary focus has been on rapid business growth, business development and mergers and acquisitions having been directly responsible for transacting over US$700m in new business in addition to leading the revolutionary startup IPTV company, Yes Television Asia. At the CEO level, Greg is experienced at leading early-stage and start-up entities from inception to liquidity in new-media, Internet and technology sectors. Greg is a pro-active Angel Investor and sits on the board of companies he invests in. In addition he is on the advisory board for Flying Kiwis Angels (FKA) Deputy Chair of the Takapuna Beach Business Association (TBBA) with responsibility for the Techapuna initiative and is a member of the steering committee for the Growth North Innovation District Project with Massey University.
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