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RNZ Board appointment

Broadcasting Minister Amy Adams has today announced the appointment of Graham Pryor to the Board of RNZ.

Mr Pryor is an Auckland-based media and business consultant, and professional director with a background in accountancy.

For 14 years he led Mai Media, which ran a network of commercial radio stations and provided news and programmes to iwi radio. He currently serves on the Board of Te Kakano Whakatipu and Maitahi Media.

“Mr Pryor’s extensive governance experience and his Māori perspective will be of great value to the RNZ Board,” says Ms Adams.

Mr Pryor’s term begins on 1 July and will continue until 30 April 2019. He replaces Mr Tiwana Tibble.


Graham Pryor of Auckland is an accountant, media and business consultant and professional director. He was Chief Executive of Mai Media Ltd for 14 years.

His current directorships include Te Kakano Whakatipu Ltd and Maitahi Media Ltd. Mr Pryor previously served on the boards of Te Mana O Ngati Rangitihi, CNI Iwi Holdings Ltd and Ngati Awa Group Holdings Ltd.

Updated on 30th June 2016