Jane is a Queenstown based barrister, professional director and independent hearings commissioner, with a 35 year career in law, accountancy and finance. Jane is currently Chair of Orion New Zealand, Manaaki Whenua Landcare Research and Predator Free 2050 Limited. She is also a Director of Silver Fern Farms and OTPP New Zealand Forest Investments and Deputy Chair of the External Reporting Board (XRB).
Jane holds a LLB(Hons) and LLM with First Class Honours from Auckland University and a postgraduate diploma in accountancy and finance from Victoria University of Wellington. She is a Barrister and Solicitor of the High Court of New Zealand, a Member of the New Zealand Law Society, a Fellow of Chartered Accountants of Australia and New Zealand (CAANZ) and a Chartered Fellow of the New Zealand Institute of Directors.