Puna Pakihi

2016-11-22T20:37:43+00:00February 21st, 2016|Business, Iwi|

Poutama has teamed up with the Tribal Economies group at Te Runanga o Ngai Tahu to assist with the group’s kaupapa of enabling the development and growth of Ngai Tahu whanau and hapu businesses. We are pretty excited to be working with the Tribal Economies group as it offers the opportunity to do some testing on [...]

Harbour Iwi Scholarship

2017-03-13T03:02:38+00:00February 15th, 2016|Education|

Objective The Harbour Asset Management Iwi Scholarship is designed to support the investment education of iwi groups. It is targeted towards a commerce student with both a strong academic achievement and a proven commitment to contribute to their community and iwi. The objective of Harbour Asset Management is to support the development of the next generation [...]

Health & Safety1 NZ Ltd

2016-11-22T20:37:43+00:00February 13th, 2016|Business, Education|

Poutama recently met up with Bob Collier from Health & Safety1 NZ Ltd. He returned home to live permanently in Aotearoa, November 2014. Bob had spent the last 9 years of fly in – fly out work from Whakatane into large construction projects for the oil, gas and mining sectors in Australia. The projects were typically [...]

The Gentry

2016-11-22T20:37:43+00:00February 12th, 2016|Business|

THE GENTRY is a Maori owned corporate barbershop in Central Auckland.  The business was created by Adrian Evans of Nga Puhi, Ngati Kahu, Te Aupouri descent after a long international career in hairdressing.  By creating his own business Adrian now has the chance to offer an experience of luxury, and world class barbering here in New [...]

Maori Economy Team Secondment

2016-11-22T20:37:43+00:00February 8th, 2016|Business|

Callaghan Innovation's purpose is to help New Zealand business to succeed through technology. The Maori Economy is seen as an integral part of the New Zealand Economy and the Callaghan Maori Economy team has a number of initiatives that it implements to assist Maori businesses to be more innovative and successful through technology. Maori Economy Team [...]