Board of Directors
Gregory Fortuin (Chairman)
Gregory is the Chairman of Amanah Trust Management (NZ) Limited and AmanahNZ KiwiSaver Limited and has considerable business and governance experience both in New Zealand and Internationally. Gregory served as director on the boards of NZ Post, Kiwibank, Crown Forestry Rental Trust, Whitireia Community Polytechnic, Weltec and Catalyst Risk Management, Transpower and the Accident Compensation Corporation where he chaired the Investment Committee. Gregory is the former Race Relations Commissioner of New Zealand (2001-2002) and was the first resident representative of the new South Africa in New Zealand, when appointed Honorary Counsel by Nelson Mandela in 1998. He came to New Zealand in 1991 as Managing Director, National Mutual Corporate Superannuation Services and is also heavily involved in community issues across New Zealand. Gregory was the National Director of the Salvation Army’s Education and Employment division from 2013 – 2019. Gregory is currently a Strategic Community Adviser to the NZ Police Commissioner (since 2014) and is the current Chairman of Quotable Value Limited.
Brian is the Managing Director of Amanah Trust Management (NZ) Limited and AmanahNZ KiwiSaver Limited. He is responsible for all underlying asset management, legal compliance and the corporate structuring of the funds. He has been in the fund management business for over 15 years. Brian has worked as a Barrister since 1975 and has extensive commercial litigation experience.
Dr. Faruk Balli
Dr. Balli is a Director of Amanah Trust Management (NZ) Limited and AmanahNZ KiwiSaver Limited. He is an Associate Professor at Massey University School of Economics and Finance and an adjunct Professor at Gediz University Turkey. Previously he worked as a Senior Economist at the Central Bank of Qatar and at Dubai University as an Assistant Professor. He has more than 30 publications in high ranked international journals and has served on the editorial board of various field journals. Dr. Balli has a PhD from the University of Houston.