MEET THE board

Barrie Brown


As well as his work as a director with Project Janszoon, Barrie is chairman of NEXT, the foundation that helped establish Project Janszoon, and an experienced Company Director.

He was a partner for 25 years at PwC where he headed the company’s Private Client Services and served on the PwC Board. Since retiring from that position in 2002 he has held several Board / Trustee positions including chairing another NEXT environmental initiative Rotoroa Island Trust, which has converted the Haurakai Gulf Island into a Predator Free wildlife sanctuary and conservation park. He was also Chair of the Auckland City Mission Foundation.

Barrie’s other roles include chairing private equity investor Waterman Capital and Hutton Wilson Nominees Limited. He is an Independent Trustee of the W A Stevenson Memorial Trust and is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Australia and New Zealand.