Pip joined the Board in April 2018, bringing significant experience in capital markets, mergers and acquisitions, telecommunications and governance. She was recently appointed as interim CEO of Russell McVeagh, having been a senior partner at the firm, with over ten years’ experience on the firm’s Board including time as its Chair. Over the years Pip has advised on many high-profile New Zealand corporate transactions that have changed the face of industries. She was a member of the New Zealand Takeovers Panel from 2007 to 2011 and is a current director of Fisher & Paykel Healthcare and a trustee of the Auckland Writers Festival. Pip has an LLB from the University of Canterbury.