Sir Henry Van Der Heyden - Special Advisor

 Sir Henry Van Der Heyden

Sir Henry has been a dairy farmer since 1985, and has multiple farms using 50/50 herd owning sharemilkers sharemilkers.

He has been involved in dairy company governance since 1992, and was a former long standing Chairman of Fonterra Co-Operative Group from 2002 to 2012.

Sir Henry is the winner of numerous honours and awards including the Deloitte Management Chairperson of the Year 2012, and was appointed a Distinguished Companion of the New Zealand Order of Merit for services to agriculture.

Sir Henry is neither a Director nor Promoter of DFNZ.


Chairman of Tainui Group Holdings Limited
Chairman of Auckland International Airport Limited
Chairman of Manuka SA
Director of Rabobank in Australia and New Zealand
Director of Foodstuffs North Island Limited
Director of Pascaro Investments Limited


Bachelor of Engineering (Hons) (Lincoln University)

Registered Office
c/o Clavell Capital Limited
Level 4, 139 Quay Street, Auckland 1010
PO Box 1917, Auckland 1140

South Island Office
Dairy Farms NZ Limited
Innovation Park, 185 Kirk Road, Templeton, 7678
PO Box 86-085, Rolleston West, Canterbury 7658