Colin ChristieVice Chair
Colin is a recently retired chartered accountant who has lived in Gisborne on and off for the past 50 years.
He was a partner of BDO Gisborne from 1978 to his retirement in April 2013. He was Chairman of BDO Gisborne for a number of years, and was also a member of BDO New Zealand’s National Management Board, serving as Chairman of BDO New Zealand in 2012.
Throughout his career Colin has carried out a significant amount of investment advisory work, including founding the Investment Advisory Service within BDO Gisborne. As an accountant, he has strong financial skills and has acted as an advisor to several large local charitable trusts.
Colin was part of the Tairawhiti Area Health Board Establishment Committee and was secretary for Chelsea Private Hospital for nine years. He has been a Director of Port Gisborne and several private companies, and in his spare time is a keen golfer and trout fisherman.
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