Entries by tim.mccready

Dynamic Business: A ‘Kodak’ moment for banks (NZ Herald)

bit.ly/2BGpw7D If the companies within the financial services industry are to survive the fourth industrial revolution, they must embrace emerging technologies. That was the message from Likhit Wagle, IBM Asia Pacific’s general manager financial services, at the 2018 INFINZ conference this month. “If the financial services industry continues at its current rate and pace — […]

Dynamic Business: Excellence in Governance (NZ Herald)

Sanford – Keeping it fresh Sanford — a finalist for the category in last year’s awards — has taken the MinterEllisonRuddWatts Excellence in Governance award in 2018, in recognition of the company’s strong focus on being a good corporate citizen, with broader considerations beyond its commercial activity. Sanford, New Zealand’s biggest and oldest seafood […]

Dynamic Business: Chairperson of the Year (NZ Herald)

Chairperson of the Year: Peter McBride of Zespri Peter McBride, Chair of the national kiwifruit export marketer Zespri, has presided over what is expected to be New Zealand’s fastest-growing primary export sector in the year ahead, according to Government forecasts. “Unlike other countries, co-operatives in New Zealand are more influential in the economy,” says […]