Governance Bio
Ross Baker
Appoint Professional

Ross Baker

Location
Wellington
Experience
20 Years
Remuneration
Paid or Unpaid Roles

Interested In:

Organisations

Private company
Listed company
Trust
Government Sector Org
Non Governmental Organisation
Sport & Physical Recreation Orgs
Council Controlled Organisation

Roles

Director
Chairperson
Advisor / Advisory Board
Trustee
Board Member
“Start-up companies are of particular interest however, companies that require fresh thinking particularly with a technology bent and need to change their direction are also of interest.Having broad general management experience and having been involved in both investing and divestment activities i truely understand how to get value out of companies.”
Experience
Memberships

Special Interest Groups

Governance Roles

Independent Director

Arthur D Riley and Company Limited

April 2018 - Present (4 months)

Sensing Technology Company

Managing Director

First Five Limited

April 2017 - Present (1 years)

Partly owned Specialist Consulting company (50%)

Director

Baker Technologies Limited

April 2012 - Present (6 years)

Family owns business that amount other things is a manufacturer of Merino Children's clothes

Managing Director

The Electronic Commerce Network Limited

January 1998 - December 2006 (8 years)

Electronic Commerce

Managing Director

Telecom Mobile Limited

January 1989 - March 1996 (7 years)

Telecommunications

Executive Roles

Manager Risk and Assurance

Callaghan Innovation

January 2013 - March 2017 (4 years)

I was the chairman of the R&D grants investment committees. This is where the decisions were made on what Innovations and Technology ideas would be funded after assessing the commercial and technical risks.

General Manager Business development

New Zealand Post

January 1998 - December 2006 (8 years)

I was the director of several of the new Zealand Post subsidiary New Venture companies.

Education

Stanford

Stanford Executive Program (SEP), Business

1992 - 1992