Governance Bio
Rick Rainey
Appoint Professional

Rick Rainey

6 Years
Paid Roles Only

Interested In:


Private company
Non Governmental Organisation


Advisor / Advisory Board
Board Member
“I have a strong focus on developing NZ companies to become effective and delivering to Shareholder expectations. My related experience has been in providing advisory services to Boards, Founders, CEOs and Executives on areas of Governance, Strategy, Technology and Disruption. I am an effective coach to Founders, Directors and CEOs.”


Governance Roles

Independent Chairman

Independent Living Service

December 2017 - Present (3 months)

Independent Chair


Sir Peter Blake Marine Education and Recreation Centre

March 2017 - Present (1 years)

I joined the MERC Board in 2011, and was elected Deputy Chairman, and joined the Finance committee in 2014. In March 2017 I was elected Chairman

Managing Director

PMR Consulting Ltd

November 2007 - Present (10 years)

Providing independent Advisory services to Founders, Boards and executive. Includes facilitation of Board self-evaluation, facilitation of Strategic planning, briefing on IS and business disruption, CEO reviews, Operational Reviews, restructuring, setting up first-time governance with independent directors, review of Governance structure.

Executive Roles

Managing Director / Principal Consultant

PMR Consulting

November 2007 - Present (10 years)

PMR Consulting provides Strategic advice on issues of Strategy, People and Technology, to the founders and CEO's of Tech Start-ups, Mid-size privately owned Organisations, as well as Not For Profits. PMR Consulting was established to help Organisations t o grow in a sustainable manner within a rapidly changing environment, and works at a Shareholder, Governance and Operational level.

Regional Director Asia Pacific

Orion Health

January 2004 - January 2006 (2 years)

Rick was responsible for the existing core NZ business, and for developing business in Australia, and Asia Pacific, including Japan.

General Manager


January 1998 - January 2004 (6 years)