Paul Baines BCA, MPP(Dist.), DCom(Hon), FCA, CFInstD, INFINZ(Cert), Chair
Paul was a partner of sharebrokers and investment bankers Jarden & Co and a director of CS First Boston NZ (now First New Zealand Capital) until the early 1990s. He held leadership positions in research and investment banking and was CEO from 1987 to 1993. He has been a professional director since then.
In addition to being the Chair of the Gillies McIndoe Research Institute and the Gillies McIndoe Foundation, Paul is a Board member of Chamber Music New Zealand Foundation, IHC Foundation, New Zealand Institute of Economic Research, and The Todd Corporation.
Paul is a former trustee or director of a range of organisations, including Barnardos NZ (Chair), Chamber Music New Zealand, Comalco NZ, EDS NZ, Fletcher Building, Fletcher Challenge, Gough Group, New Zealand Post, New Zealand School of Music, Queen Margaret College, Reserve Bank of New Zealand, The New Zealand Treasury, Telecom NZ, Todd Family Office (Chair), Tower Funds Management (Chair), Victoria University of Wellington Foundation, Wrightson, and Young Enterprise Trust (Chair).