The Board’s key role is to represent and promote the interests of the shareholders, by providing leadership in the development of Airways’ vision, strategy and activities.
Denise was appointed as Chair of the Airways Board in January 2019, bringing with her a wide range of governance and management experience. She is a Chartered Fellow of the Institute of Directors and holds degrees in zoology, economics and resource management.
Darin was appointed to the Airways Board in April 2018. He is a Member of the Institute of Directors. Darin’s current governance roles include directorships of Hawke’s Bay Airport Ltd, Auckland One Rail Ltd, ACL Ltd, Absolute Solutions Group Ltd, and in the not-for-profit space with Youth Hostel Association (YHA) of New Zealand and the Canterbury Cricket Association.
Mark was appointed to the Airways Board in November 2019. He is Managing Director of his own leadership consultancy, Divergent & Co – where he works predominately supporting boards and chief executives to improve executive leadership performance and drive change by linking strategy to capability and culture.
Terry was appointed to the Airways Board in November 2022. He has over 20 years of experience in military and civilian airline aviation and was a qualified flying instructor, check and training captain and Civil Aviation Authority-appointed flight examiner.
Danny (Ngāpuhi) was appointed to the Airways Board in July 2023. He was admitted as a barrister and solicitor of the High Court of New Zealand in 2005. In addition to his legal expertise, Danny has significant leadership experience as a business owner in New Zealand, a director in the public and private sectors, and a senior manager in law and education.