Governance Bio
John Francis
Appoint Professional

John Francis

15 Years
Paid or Unpaid Roles

Interested In:


Private company
Incorporated Entity
Government Sector Org
Non Governmental Organisation
Sport & Physical Recreation Orgs
Council Controlled Organisation


Advisor / Advisory Board
Board Member
“Experienced businessman with a strong background in Banking and Finance, Culture, Marketing, Sales and Governance.I have been involved in a number of successful start up business within a corporate culture. I display integrity and engage a passionate attitude to companies and businesses that I am involved with. ”


Special Interest Groups

Executive Roles


Prime Strategies Group

November 2015 - Present (2 years)

John has been involved in the Banking and Finance Industries in both New Zealand and Australia where he has held various Senior Management and Executive Positions and he has also been a Business Owner over his 30 year career. John is passionate about people in business and has a strong desire to pass on his knowledge to business owners, encouraging them to succeed and maximise the potential in their businesses that will ultimately enhance their business and personal lifestyles. John believes businesses must always focus on growth and profitability, including sales growth, sales culture, effective communication channels and business process. He actively pursues excellence in both the development of the businesses sales, operations and the development of people working within the business. John brings a diversity from his experiences in all levels of Management across a number of industries and most latterly, has been Treasurer of a number of non profit organisations including an educational organisation in Australia. John maintains a qualification as a Company Director and this qualification has expanded his knowledge and understanding for the need for Business Governance in an ever increasingly complicated business environment. John lives with his partner in Auckland and is a keen follower of all sports. He enjoys water sports, fishing and exercise as a way to relax.


Australian Institute of Company Directors

GAICD, Directorships

2011 - 2011