Richard Green

Chairman

Richard Green

Richard joined AbacusBio in 2021, offering an extensive track record in governance and management across a range of sectors including international seed marketing, dairy farming, beekeeping, honey marketing, retirement villages, and the not-for-profit sector.

Richard’s key strengths lie in strategy and being clear around purpose, as well as governance oversight to drive performance. He is currently Chair of AGMARDT, Headwaters NZ, and a director on High Health Alliance and the Canterbury/Westland division of the Cancer Society.

He also serves as an independent director on several large-scale farming businesses across arable, dairy, deer, and sheep and beef throughout New Zealand.

His focus within AbacusBio is:
  • Strategy and vision development
  • Ongoing risk mitigation and ensuring succession around key roles
  • Reviewing the performance of the business
  • Helping plan and manage growth
  • Reporting to shareholders