OUR PEOPLE

As the home and voice of Canterbury business, we are here to help. Our people have been carefully selected to represent and support the needs across our diverse business community, each bringing their extensive knowledge to help Canterbury business thrive.

As a member of The Chamber, you are entitled to complimentary advice from our team of experts.
Not a member? Contact our membership team to hear more about what we can do for your business.

EXECUTIVE OFFICE

Leeann Watson | Chief Executive
email
[email protected] | phone 03 353 0305

Maxine Muscroft| Executive Assistant
email [email protected] | phone 03 366 5096

CUSTOMER EXPERIENCE

General enquires | [email protected] | 0800 50 50 96
Membership enquires |
[email protected]

Abhineeth Sharma | Membership Relationship Manager
email [email protected] | phone 03 741 2193

Monica Shepherd | Receptionist/Export Documentation Advisor
email [email protected] phone 03 366 5096

Markus Koelbl  | Export Documentation Advisor
email [email protected]phone 03 366 5096

PARTNERSHIPS

Kathryn Peat | Partnerships Manager
email [email protected] | phone 03 740 1994

WORKPLACE RELATIONS AND HEALTH & SAFETY

HR/ER advice | [email protected]
Health and Safety advice | [email protected]

Petra Oldfield | Business Advisory Manager
email [email protected] | phone 03 740 0414

Josh te Kaat | Health and Safety Advisor
email [email protected] | phone 03 353 0304

BUSINESS GROWTH

Shirley van Waveren | Business Growth Advisor
email [email protected] | phone 03 353 0316

Jason MacRae | Business Growth Advisor - Mid Canterbury
email [email protected] | phone 027 576 0771

John Hamilton | Business Advisor
email [email protected] | phone 027 275 4190

Miho Tanaka Gumpp | Business Advisor
email [email protected] | phone 027 268 5215 

FINANCE 

Wendy Clarke | Finance Manager 
email [email protected] | phone 03 353 0311

Anne Jamieson | Accounts and Membership Liaison
email [email protected] | phone 03 353 0315

MARKETING AND COMMUNICATIONS

Hannah Weeds | Marketing Specialist
email [email protected] | phone 03 740 1005 

Hamish Jensen-Fraser | Communications and Advocacy Advisor
email [email protected] | phone 027 548 3551, 03 366 5096

LEARNING, DEVELOPMENT AND EVENTS

Booking enquiries | [email protected]
Training enquiries | [email protected]

Kelly MacKintosh | Learning and Event Designer
email [email protected] | phone 03 353 0302

Holly Andrews |
Event Manager
email [email protected] | phone 03 353 4163

Mikaela O'Neill | Learning and Events Marketing Coordinator 
email [email protected] | phone 03 740 3015

EXPORT AND MANUFACTURING

Export Documentation enquiries | [email protected]

Shirley van Waveren |
 Business Advisor - International Trade
email [email protected]phone 03 353 0316

John Hamilton | Business Advisor - Manufacturing
email [email protected]phone 03 741 2566

SKILLSCONNECT | MIGRANT SUPPORT

Sarah Alwan | SkillsConnect Business Coordinator
email [email protected]