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
“My best days are the days that I help people find a solution to a problem or a way around a barrier to progress. I want more days like that. I'm practical and a clear thinker I'm good at risk assessment and passionate about the things I believe in. If you have a role needing any of these skills then we should talk. ”


Special Interest Groups

Governance Roles


Logical Group

September 2015 - Present (4 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 (35 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