Governance Bio
Norm McKenzie
Appoint Professional

Norm McKenzie

25 Years
Paid or Unpaid Roles
Ngāpuhi   |   Ngāti Whātua

Interested In:


Private company
Listed company
Incorporated Entity
Government Sector Org
Council Controlled Organisation
Iwi Organisation


Advisor / Advisory Board
Board Member
“Norm has excellent skills in Governance and Leadership at finance, sales and marketing Senior Management levels in NZ and the UK, and is experienced with private, public and not for profit environments. In these financial, sales and marketing roles he has been responsible for revenues ranging from $10 million to $120 million per annum. ”

Special Interest Groups

Governance Roles


Te Runanga o Whaingaroa

January 2012 - Present (5 years)

Waitaruke Marae delegate to Te Runanga o Whaingaroa. Governance and policy development including strategy. Ensuring adherence to the Runanga constitution and policies.


Automatic Data Capture Systems Ltd (ADC Systems)

January 1995 - Present (22 years)

Set up ADC Systems. Provides bar code scanning and printing solutions. More recently moved into Strategic Planning through the promotion of our Flight Path methodology for SME's.

Chair and Director

Ngaitakoto Holdings Ltd

January 2009 - January 2013 (4 years)

Chair and Director of the Asset Holding company for Nga Taonga o Ngaitakoto Trust. Managing their fishing asset and investment portfolio. Developing a strategic plan and policy development to safeguard their assets.


Te Whanau o Hato Petera Trust Board

January 1990 - January 2000 (10 years)

Trustee. Initiated the new body to govern the assets of the catholic church. Participated in the development of the Trust deed and later the development of a strategic plan and policies for operations to implement

Chair & Trustee

Hato Petera College Board of Trustees

January 1989 - January 2011 (22 years)

Trustee and Chair for over 20+ years. Compliance coverage including strategic planning & policy development

Executive Roles


Te Wananga o Aotearoa (TWoA)

January 2008 - Present (9 years)

Contract to TWoA delivering the Certificate in Small Business Management (CSBM)

Managing Director

Automatic Data Capture Systems Ltd (ADC Systems)

January 1995 - Present (22 years)

Delivering workshops on Strategic Planning using our Flight Path tool for SME's.


University of Auckland

Diploma in Business, Marketing

1993 - 1995

Auckland Institute of Technology (ATI)

NZ Certificate in Commerce (incomplete), Accounting and Management

1974 - 1977