Tim Main

Tim was appointed as an Independent Director onto the Board of Kiwifruit NZ on 11 September 2017.

Tim has 33 years expertise in the banking sector, commencing with the Reserve Bank of NZ in 1985, followed by 16 years with ANZ Bank NZ between 1988 and 2004, and 13 years with BNZ/National Australia Bank from 2004 to 2018.  Tim joined Kiwibank Limited in July 2018.

Until 1996, Tim’s career developed as an economist, where he progressed to Chief Economist for ANZ NZ in 1993-96.  Tim then moved into Treasury management where he served as Treasurer for both ANZ NZ (1996-2004) and BNZ (2004-2014).  During his time with BNZ/National Australia Bank, Tim spent five years in Melbourne as Regional Treasurer for NAB’s retail and business banking operations.  From 2015-2018, Tim acted as Senior Advisor to the Chief Financial Officer, focusing on corporate governance, financial reporting and risk management.  In July 2018, Tim resumed his Treasury career by becoming Kiwibank’s Treasurer.

Tim’s outside interests include propery development, where he is a director of a small Auckland based company focused on apartment conversions in the inner city.