Public Finance Act Schedule 4A Company

Research and Education Advanced Network New Zealand Ltd's (REANNZ) core business is to operate an effective and advanced network for use by New Zealand researchers and educationalists. This network is known as KAREN (Kiwi Advanced Research and Education Network). KAREN consists of a high-speed telecommunications network between national and international research and education institutes, providing users with the benefit of sharing resources and exchanging data.

www.karen.net.nz

Key Company Information

Entity Form Crown-owned company
Established 2005
Head Office Wellington
Primary Legislation Schedule 4 of the Public Finance Act 1989;
Companies Act 1993
Companies Office No 1689127 (Companies Office website)

Board of Directors

Person Role Term
Ms Janine Smith Chair 12 Nov 2018 - 30 Jun 2021
Mr Ross Peat Deputy Chair 1 Jul 2015 - 30 Jun 2021
Mrs Sara Brownlie Director 1 Oct 2018 - 30 Jun 2021
Ms Liz Gosling Director 1 Sep 2019 - 30 Jun 2022
Dr Judith Johnston Director 1 Oct 2018 - 30 Jun 2020
Professor Jim Metson Director 1 Sep 2019 - 30 Jun 2022
Mr David Skinner Director 1 Oct 2018 - 30 Jun 2021
Emeritus Professor Steve Weaver Director 1 Jul 2014 - 30 Jun 2020