The Takihoko Business team is part of the Regional Business Partner network (RBP). This network is supported by Callaghan Innovation and NZTE to provide information and advice to New Zealand Businesses.

As a RBP we have specialist business advisors available to support local businesses as the impact of Covid-19 is increasingly felt in our region.

What can our team support you with?

Our staff are here to discuss your business and the challenges COVID-19 presents. Support and resources available include, but are not limited to the following:

Government Information for businesses

The following links bring together government information relating to COVID-19, how it may affect your business and how you can stay up to date as new information becomes available.

Our People

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Providing investment for your enterprise, business governance, and where to get the best waves in Tairawhiti

Richard Searle

GM Commercial

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Commercial enterprise, start-ups, networking and how to make the world’s best mojito

Wendy Gatley

Business Growth Advisor

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Helping build a robust data infrastructure (governance, management, partnering and operations) to inform regional impact investment and distribution decisions.

Malcolm Mersham

Data Systems & Management - He Rangitapu He Tohu Ora Wellbeing Framework