BCA (Hons), ACA, FCSAP, MInstD

TERM OF OFFICE: Appointed 19 December 2008

BOARD RESPONSIBILITIES: Independent Director

BOARD COMMITTEES:
Risk Assurance & Audit Committee

Danny is an experienced New Zealand director with extensive accounting, finance and investment management and education experience. He holds a number of directorships with companies including Farmers’ Mutual Group, Flowerzone International Limited and Auckland Tourism Events and Economic Development Limited, as well as numerous companies associated with his private investments both in New Zealand and Asia. He is a Member of the Department of Prime Minister and Cabinet - China Project, the NZ China Executive Council and the NZ Markets Disciplinary Tribunal. 

Danny’s detailed commercial expertise in Asia has been of benefit to the Board given Abano's previously held audiology interests in Asia.