Enterprise Angels - Investment for growth

Board and Committee

An incorporated society, Enterprise Angels was established in 2008 and is governed by a Board of Directors elected by its members.

Who are the Board?

James SQR

 James Beale (Acting Chair)

CEO of TGA based investment fund Oriens Capital Limited

Bill SQR

Bill Murphy
Executive Director



Neil Craig - Lifetime Member
Craigs Investment Partners


Mark Ingle SQR

Mark Ingle
Chair, WEL Energy Trust


B Holm SQR

Beppie Holm
Founding shareholder and Chair of R.A.M. (Rapid Advanced Manufacturing Ltd)


Katherine Sandford SQR

Katherine Sandford
Leased Executive and Consultant, previous leadership roles with NASDAQ-listed Trimble Inc.


Brett Hewlett Sqr

 Brett Hewlett
Director and Chair of Blue Lab Corporation Ltd, Chair of PriorityOne, Director of Quayside Holdings Ltd and former CEO, Comvita Limited

Alan Bougen

Alan Bougen
Co-founder and retired deputy Chairperson Comvita.  Advisor and business mentor


Bruce Bartley

Bruce Bartley
Co-founder Spider Tracks, founder DermaDNA



Michelle Malcolm

Michelle Malcolm
Lead Partner, Crowe Horwath, Tauranga

Tracey Hook

Tracey Hook
Executive Director of Finance for Te Wānanga o Aotearoa


Screening Committee

All applications for investment funding are subject to approval by the Enterprise Angels screening committee.  The group evaluates each application to determine the feasibility of the company/concept and whether there is likely to be sufficient investment interest to successfully raise the required capital.

The screening committee consists of:

  • Neil Craig
  • Bill Murphy
  • James Beale
  • Steve Howse
  • Alan Dick
  • Ken Stephens
  • Carl Jones
  • Brendon Barnes
  • Julian So









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