Mel Hewitson - Chair

Mel Hewitson


Mel is a Chartered Member of the Institute of Directors and Company Director with extensive experience in investment governance. 

She has held senior roles in financial regulation, governance, risk and compliance. Mel is an independent non-executive director of Heritage Trustee Company Limited, Chair of the Nominating Committee for the Guardians of New Zealand Superannuation Fund, and a trustee of Auckland Foundation.  She was formerly New Zealand’s representative on a United Nations Australasian Socially Responsible Investment committee, and served on the board of United Way, including three years as Chair.