Governance Bio
Frank Janssen
Appoint Professional

Frank Janssen

7 Years
Paid Roles Only

Interested In:


Private company
Listed company


Advisor / Advisory Board
Board Member
“Having worked in a number of industry sectors I bring a wealth of commercial experience. I have been involved with private/family companies all of my career and have a passion for helping medium size NZ businesses grow. A focus on the strategic direction with strong financial backing are the key attributes that I bring to a board. ”


Special Interest Groups

Governance Roles


Southern Cross Papers Limited

August 2011 - Present (7 years)

I am a director (representing the 50% joint venture shareholding) in this very successful and fast growing packaging materials trading company.

Managing Director

Candida Stationery Limited

June 2010 - Present (8 years)

As Managing Director of the Candida Group of companies, I am responsible for the strategic growth and overall performance of this NZ family owned business


New Lynn Medical Centre Limited

June 2008 - Present (10 years)

The New Lynn Medical Centre is part of the Radius Medical Group. A very successful full service General Practice medical centre that services the West Auckland population. Highly successful with sustained growth, and poised to expand its operations


The Palms Medical Centre Limited

April 2005 - Present (13 years)

The Palms is the largest medical centre in the Manawatu. I have been a director for a number of years, and have guided this practice through its growth and development. Providing a full complement of General Practice services to the people of the Manawatu, The Palms is very successful and primed to grow further.

Executive Roles

CEO - Construction Materials

Stevenson Group Limited

April 2006 - October 2009 (3 years)

The Stevenson Group have a diverse range of investments. I was responsible for the Concrete, Quarry and Masonry operations. Successfully sold the Masonry business to Fletcher Building in 2008

CEO - Lumino Dental

Abano Health Group

August 2004 - May 2006 (1 years)

At Lumino Dental, I developed a strategy to enable growth through acquisition. Creating and repositioning the Lumino brand and starting an acquisiton path. Starting with 10 centres Lumino grew to 22 in its first year and now has over 80 practices throughout NZ and Australia


Kellogg University - Chicago USA

Leading Family Enterprises, Leadership in family owned businesses

2013 - 2013

Institute of Strategic Leadership

Leadership Training Program, Personal Leadership development

2009 - 2009

Massey University

Masters of Business Administration, MBA

1996 - 1998

Waikato University

Bachelor of Management Studies, Finance and Accounting

1985 - 1989