Our People

Our people are team players, coming from multidisciplinary backgrounds. Many have been involved in senior executive, commercial growth and operational management roles before joining Maven.


[ Katie Hutton - Photo ]
Katie has a successful record helping clients identify requirements for processes and systems, leading the design of the future environment, and converting the design into operational reality.
[ Kim Wicksteed ]
Independent Director
Kim's twenty-five years in advertising provides a unique perspective into how successful businesses work and also how many can improve.
[ Marilyn Hunt - Photo ]
Marilyn is an experienced business process specialist and group facilitator, working across the public, private and not-for-profit sectors.
[ Megan Nixon ]
Megan has extensive accounting experience within public and private sector organisations in New Zealand and the United Kingdom.
[ Mike Arand ]
Independent Director
Mike adds international trade and business growth experience, through his long involvement with export-related roles.
[ Nanette McDonald ]
Nanette (Nan) brings a blend of business expertise, proven leadership, extensive change and programme management and IT&T familiarity, coupled with an understanding of practical approaches that…
[ Rachael Burston ]
Rachael has experience in hospitality management in several international luxury resorts and hotels, as well as experience in retail management, event planning, and departmental coordination roles.
[ Rose O'Neill ]
Rose has extensive experience in the public sector, with a strong background in research, policy and project delivery.?Her specialty lies in programme and change management.?
[ Sam Prescott ]
Sam is an experienced communications and public relations practitioner, specialising in public sector and digital communications.