The Hanga‑Aro‑Rau Order in Council has a unique requirement to establish an Industry Stakeholder Group (ISG). This core group is representative of industry, including their workforces, and is an essential part of our governance system.
The group was established in June 2022 and its primary purpose is to:
The rōpū is independently chaired by Ngahiwi Tomoana (Ngāti Kahungunu, Ngāti Hawea, Ngāti Hori and Samoa).
The members of the Industry Stakeholder Group are:
New Zealand Marine Industry Association
Fire Protection Association of New Zealand (FPANZ)
Waikato Engineering Careers Association (WECA) and Smart Waikato Trust
Rail and Maritime Transport Union
Red Stag Timber
Employers & Manufacturers Association (EMA)
The Cause Collective
Smart Trade Solutions
Hanga-Aro-Rau and the ISG acknowledge the immense mahi of interim ISG Chair Matua Turi Ngatai (Ngaiterangi, Ngāti Ranginui) and Duane Mann from The Cause Collective, who were both instrumental in the establishment and early development phases of the ISG.
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