Public Trust Board

Public Trust Board

Ian Fitzgerald

Ian Fitzgerald

MA (Hons), BA, CMInstD

Chair since September 2017.
Member of the Audit Committee (ex-officio).
Member of the Human Resources & Remuneration Committee (ex-officio).
Member of the Investment Committee (ex-officio).

Ian is an experienced company director and advisor. Ian is a Chartered Fellow of the Institute of Directors and holds a number of Governance roles across a range of organisations including the Waikato District Council and Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade.

As an advisor Ian specialises in resolving complex organisational problems and negotiation support.

Ian has held senior roles in the public and private sectors with management experience in a wide range of areas including change management, financial management, banking, human resources, information technology, operational risk, legal, internal audit and public relations.

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John Duncan


Public Trust Board Member since November 2015.
Chair of the Human Resources & Remuneration Committee.
Member of the Investment Committee. 

John has extensive experience in global financial markets encompassing Treasury, Corporate Finance, Debt and Equity Capital Markets, M&A and Risk Management. Over a 35 year career he has worked both domestically and internationally taking senior leadership roles with a number of global investment banks, with the most recent being within Goldman Sachs.

John is currently the Executive Director of the Auckland Investment Office and continues to provide corporate finance and funding advice to a range public and private sector companies and entities.

John also serves as Deputy Chair of Housing New Zealand Corporation.

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Graham Naylor


Public Trust Board Member since November 2016.
Chair of the Audit Committee.

Graham is a Chartered Accountant with extensive governance, business and financial advisory experience in both the public and private sectors.

He was a partner in an international accounting firm for 28 years prior to his retirement in 2013. Graham sits on a number of Boards and Audit and Risk Committees in both the public and private sectors.

Graham is a Chartered Member of the Institute of Directors.


Kirsty Campbell

LLB (Hons), CMInstD

Public Trust Board Member 
Member of the Investment Committee.

Kirsty is a commercial adviser and professional director who has held a range of senior roles in corporate finance, banking, law and regulation.

She has a portfolio of governance roles, including being an independent director of NZHL, Salt Funds Management Ltd, Enviro-Mark Solutions Ltd and New Plymouth PIF Guardians Ltd.

Her previous roles include independent director of Simplicity NZ Ltd, Head of Supervision at Financial Markets Authority and Senior Manager with ANZ.

Kirsty is a Chartered Member of the Institute of Directors and an Accredited Investment Fiduciary®.  She has a Bachelor of Law (Hons) and a post-graduate Diploma in Legal Practice from the University of Edinburgh.


Vicki Sykes

MSocP (Hons), Grad. Dipl. NFP Management, LTh, Dip.Tchg, BA, MInstD.

Public Trust Board Member 
Member of the Human Resources & Remuneration Committee.

Vicki has extensive experience as a CEO and in governance across a range of human services and community sector organisations. She has also worked in education and for the Anglican Church.

She works currently as a Director, Consultant, and Management Coach. Her governance roles include organisations in the community services, retirement, and financial services areas. These include The Selwyn Foundation, Anglican Trust Board, Anglican Church Pension Board, Christian Kiwisaver, Haumaru Housing, and The Butterfly Trust.

Vicki brings a particular focus on quality customer service, especially in diverse communities, and a commitment to meeting multiple bottom lines.