Geoff Rolleston has over 30 years of experience in a wide range of senior management and governance roles in the Māori, community, and private sectors. This has spanned several industries including forestry, dairy, mixed livestock, tourism, horticulture and construction. He has extensive networks both on and offshore and has spent time travelling around the world gaining an understanding of food markets and value chains across Europe, US and Asia. Recently he has been actively involved in ‘Te Arawa E’ programme , a 50 year strategy which focuses on the cultural, social and economic development of assets and people within Te Arawa. Geoff is currently a Director on Te Arawa Management Ltd, Ngāti Whakaue Tribal Lands and Tuhono Whenua Horticulture Ltd.