Graham Stuart

Non-Executive Director (BCom (Hons), MS, FCA)


With over 30 years of senior management experience, Graham has held senior leadership roles with several major corporates, in New Zealand and overseas, the latest being the Sealord Group of which he was Chief Executive Officer for 7 years. Prior to that he held a number of diverse leadership roles including CEO of Mainland Products, Managing Director of Lion Nathan International, and Chief Financial Officer and Director of Strategy for the Fonterra Co-operative Group.

Graham has a Bachelor of Commerce (First Class Hons) from the University of Otago and a Master of Science from Massachusetts Institute of Technology and is a Fellow of Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand. Graham has served on a number of Government bodies including the Food & Beverage Taskforce and the Maori Economic Development Panel.

Graham resides in Auckland, New Zealand.

Appointed: 24 May 2012 

Last Re-elected: 2017

Board Committee Memberships: Chair of Audit and Risk Committee, Member of Remuneration and Appointments Committee