NPFL Board


Current chair of Ngati Porou Whanui and Ngati Porou Forests. Whai is professional director and holds and has held numerous high profile directorships across some of New Zealands largest businesses. Whai has been with the company since its inception in 1989.


Whaimutu Dewes


Deputy chair of Ngati Porou Whanui and Ngati Porou Forests. Former CEO of Tronpnui and Current chair of Ngati Porou Hauora.

Deputy Chair

Teepa Wawatai


Selwyn is passionate about everything Ngati Porou. The current chair of Tronpnui and Pakihiroa Farms Ltd.


Selwyn Parata


Victor is the chairman of Ha Ha Station, a sheep & beef operation on the East Cape and chairman of Awatere Station a honey, dairy support and forestry operation in the Awatere Valley, Te Araroa.


He is also an independent director for Ngati Pahauwera Commercial Development Limited which governs $53 million of treaty settlement assets.


Victor is the former General Manager of the Ngati Porou Miere (Honey) Limited Partnership, a member of the Executive Management group of Ngati Porou Holding Company Limited, chairman of the Miere Working Group and an associate director of the Unique Manuka Factor (UMF) Honey Association.


Victor Goldsmith


Presently employed as a Portfolio Manager for mental health,alcohol and other addictions for the Tairāwhiti DHB involved with many community and national governace groups

Involved with Tribal and community issues.

Married to Barbara for 49 years, four children and a host of Mokos

Portfolio Manager

Owen Lloyd