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In the first of a new series of interviews with co-operative chairs and senior leaders, we put our five questions to Silver Fern Farms’ Chairman, Richard Young, pictured.
The November edition of The Farmlander featured an article, “5 minutes with Roz Henry”. Our Cooperative Business NZ CEO answered seven questions in the published interview, ranging from her induction to her observations four months into the role. In another recent article, international news channel Co-operative News also interviewed Roz. READ MORE
Cooperative Business NZ CEO Roz Henry, pictured, this week addressed a delegation of government officials from the Chinese province of Tianjin. Her presentation covered the co-op model and New Zealand co-operatives.
Co-operative News reports that the Global Conference of the International Cooperative Alliance (ICA), Cooperatives for Development, is under way in Kigali, Rwanda. An estimated 1,000 representatives from 94 countries will explore how the
Co-operatives have a strong history and a collaborative working model that many businesses should strive to achieve. But will this be enough to ensure success going forward? Fintechs and Big Techs are moving into the financial services sector at pace.
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