Governance Bio
Martin Fine
Appoint Professional

Martin Fine

Hawke's Bay
15 Years
Paid or Unpaid Roles

Interested In:


Private company
Incorporated Entity
Community Group
Government Sector Org
Sport & Physical Recreation Orgs
Council Controlled Organisation


Advisor / Advisory Board
Board Member
Committee Member
Company Secretary
“I have been providing strategic and governance advice to clients and not for profit organisations for more than 35 years. Today Boards face more challenges than ever. I enjoy that challenge and the reward of working with a team that has a solid vision and a plan. A clear thinker; disciplined and a team player I am looking for new opportunity to add value.”


Special Interest Groups

Governance Roles


Logical Group

September 2015 - Present (3 years)

Management of family business as the result of the sale of a JV position. Reinvestment program, establishing effective governance structures, strategic planning


Hawkes Bay Community Arts Centre Trust

May 2015 - Present (4 years)

Arts Center Trust providing Art Gallery and exhibition space for community artists in Hawkes Bay.


Martin Fine Business Law Limited

April 2015 - Present (4 years) Specialist commercial advisor/business mentor

Independent Director

Metalman New Zealand Limited

April 2014 - March 2016 (1 years)

Independent Board member for JV vehicle opearting one of NZ's largest metal recycling businesses. Focus on environmental, safety and business risks.


Hampsta NZ Limited

January 2007 - June 2015 (8 years)

Business start up, Savings Scheme, Community focus

Director/Senior Partner

MAP and Associates Limited

May 1986 - March 2015 (28 years)

Medium sized CA firm specialising in business and financial advice to a wide range of individuals and companies both in New Zealand and offshore. Leading a team of professionals in providing workable, practical support. Business mentor, professional advisor and sometimes just an independent sounding board. Independent advisory Director on the Boards of a number of companies and organisations. Trustee services for a large number of trusts and charitable bodies.

Executive Roles

Client organisations and SME's

Advisory Board Member

January 1985 - Present (34 years)

Working with client based family and SME Businesses providing strategic planning, risk assessment and governance.

Vice President

MotorSport New Zealand Inc

May 1998 - October 2008 (10 years)

Member of the Executive and long time Vice President of MotorSport New Zealand Inc. Providing governace to a large sporting organisiation and volunteer official base governing all forms of 4 wheeled motor sport in NZ.


Victoria University of Wellington


1975 - 1979

Wellington College of Education

1973 - 1975