Independent Trustee

Nigel joined the Board of PSN in January 2020 as an Independent Trustee.

Nigel is Director of Viatx Consulting. He recently finished a 15-year career at Fonterra, which he joined to establish and run a new business incubator for the Fonterra Research Centre. He then established the Global Marketing Team for Nutrition Ingredients, before being appointed to lead the strategy, marketing & innovation for Fonterra’s global foodservice business. Nigel’s last role was GM Strategy for Fonterra Australia, based in Melbourne.

Prior to joining Fonterra, Nigel led a management buy-out of Viatx, an internet application company, which was a division of Advantage Group. Nigel also held general management, marketing and sales roles in the IT & Telecommunications industry, with gen-i and Netway (both since absorbed into Spark), IBM NZ, and IBM UK.

He has served as an elder and chairman of the leadership team of the Mt. Roskill Baptist Church and chair of the Roskill Community Trust.

Nigel is married to Adele and they have 3 children pursuing careers in Wellington and Melbourne. Nigel’s interests are skiing, hiking and travel.