Ngāti Kahungunu, Tainui
Linda completed a Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering (First Class Honours) in 1986. She then joined the Royal New Zealand Air Force as an Engineering Officer in January 1988, retiring as a squadron leader nearly 10 years later in June 1997.
Linda began working for Taupo Moana Group in 1997 as an Investment Officer. Linda has performed various roles within the company and is now General Manager and Financial Adviser.
Linda has been instrumental in the development of IWIinvestor.
Sarah has been working in the financial services industry since 2003. Sarahs roles with IWIinvestor over the past 8 years have been as Investment Analyst (managing and monitoring client portfolios), Investment Operations Manager, now IWIinvestor Senior Investment Adviser. Prior to working at IWIinvestor, Sarah was based in London (Northern Trust), Vancouver and at Perpetual Trust in Wellington, involved in funds management, trust administration and investment advice.
Sarah's educational background involves completion of a Bachelor of Commerce and Administration majoring in Money and Finance, and Economics from Victoria University in 2002.
Ngāti Tūwharetoa, Raukawa
Ariana has been with IWIinvestor since 2010 and too has had various roles.
While Client Servicing is her title, Ariana is transitioning into managing the middle office systems.
Ariana has her Certificate in Financial Services and currently working towards becoming an Authorised Financial Adviser.
Ariana is a mother of one who owns and operates a fitness business in her spare time.
Gemma has been with IWIinvestor since 2007 an held various roles within the company.
She previously worked for the Parent Shareholder, Lake Taupo Forest Trust as an Assistant Accountant prior to joining the team.
Gemma has completed her New Zealand Certificate in Financial Services and currently working towards becoming an Authorised Financial Adviser.
Outside of her role in the company, Gemma leads a local Church as a Senior Pastor alongside her husband and two children.