The Ngāpuhi Asset Holding Company was formed as a separate commercial company in 2007 and operates with a board of up to six directors who have a wide, valuable knowledge base.

The company strives to balance economic growth with the values and long term objectives of its parent body, Te Rūnanga-Ā-Iwi O Ngāpuhi.

In the short history of the company it has concentrated on the diversification of its investments.

Its long term vision is to protect the financial future of Ngāpuhi and provide opportunity for growth and development.

Meet the Board


Jason Witehira 



Wane Wharerau 



John Rae

Independent Director















Elena Trout

Independent Director














Mike Simm

Independent Director



Ngāpuhi Service Station Limited

NAHC purchased the property at 19 Broadway, Kaikohe as a foothold in the retail sector in Kaikohe.

The property included the Mobil Service Station. The purchase of the business safeguards jobs for local people and provides training opportunities.

Ngāpuhi Books & Stationery Limited

Following the purchase of 19 Broadway, Kaikohe, NAHC purchased the local Paper Plus franchise and relocated it next to Mobil.

The business provides the opportunity to retain local jobs and training.

Northland Deep Water Limited Partnership

Ngāpuhi's fishing quota management is operated by a joint venture with Dawson Smith Management Ltd since 1994.

The joint venture chartered a Korean fishing vessel to catch our ACE and fisheries provides Ngāpuhi with the majority of their annual income.

Fisheries Quota

Commercial Property

Investment Funds

Major Shareholder Aotearoa Fisheries Limited (trading as Moana NZ) and; associate holding Sealord

Retail Operations

Business Development