Chip is a seasoned executive, running a NZ management firm, International Business Management Limited, that assists organisations with their global strategies. For over 30 years, Chip has worked with great companies such as Apple Corporation USA, Digital Equipment Corporation, Eaton Corporation, Hitachi Data Systems, and Telecom NZ (now Spark).

Often a part of the senior management team or boards such as the NZ US Council, and A-Ward, Chip steered the Baseball NZ strategy into the Australian Baseball League, provided growth strategies to data services with Clear Communications, and worked with an early childhood software to India.

He was awarded the 2018 AMCHAM and DHL Entrepreneur and Innovator of the Year. Chip has been the Chairman of SnapComms, a global alert business and a part of numerous tech startups. He is an Angel Investor, an avid sailor, and father of two great sons and one grandson.

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