Our People

Our people are team players, coming from multidisciplinary backgrounds. Many have been involved in senior executive, commercial growth and operational management roles before joining Maven.


[ Lew Bentley ]
Lew has a burning curiosity for how people interact with organisations and brands.
[ Marilyn Hunt - Photo ]
Marilyn is an experienced business process specialist and group facilitator, working across the public, private and not-for-profit sectors.
[ Megan Nixon ]
Megan has extensive accounting experience within public and private sector organisations in New Zealand and the United Kingdom.
[ Mike Arand ]
Independent Director
Mike adds international trade and business growth experience, through his long involvement with export-related roles.
[ Nanette McDonald ]
Nanette (Nan) brings a blend of business expertise, proven leadership, extensive change and programme management and IT&T familiarity, coupled with an understanding of practical approaches that…
[ Rachael Burston ]
Office Administrator
Rachael has experience in hospitality management in several international luxury resorts and hotels, as well as experience in retail management, event planning, and departmental coordination roles.
[ Rachel Bain ]
Rachel has proven experience formulating, translating and implementing strategic initiatives.
[ Rebecca McIlwraith ]
Rebecca is an internationally experienced sales and marketing professional with a passion for culture, creative and sustainability industries.
[ Reinier Weers ]
Reinier has experience in programme, project and change management, business transformation, outsourcing, IT service management, and governance & strategic planning.