Our people

Meet the team

Small but mighty, the Cooperative Business NZ team work closely with one another, the Board, our members and wider stakeholder groups to ensure the successful delivery of our services and initiatives year round.

We work in a hybrid environment and travel throughout New Zealand when required to meet with members and stakeholder groups, and for events and programmes.

Roz Henry

Chief Executive Officer

Roz Henry was appointed Chief Executive Officer (CEO) in August 2019. As CEO, she is developing and implementing a strategy to take Cooperative Business New Zealand into the future.

Previously Roz was Head of Operations at ATEED. She has also worked as a Management Consultant for a number of firms in New Zealand and internationally as well as spending time at the New Zealand Dairy Board, now Fonterra, in roles including Supply Chain Director.

Clare Brooks

Events, Membership and Admin Coordinator

Clare joined Cooperative Business New Zealand in 2019. She looks after all our members’ needs relating to events and membership.

She has previously worked at Selwyn Community Education and as an EA to the President of Ansell International in London, formerly her home town.


Kelsey Rowe

Marketing and Communications Advisor

Kelsey looks after communications and marketing, raising awareness of the organisation, our members and the co-operative model.

She has held senior management positions across several non-profit and membership-based organisations.


Anna Younger

Finance Administrator

Anna looks after all things finance and accounts. She also assists the team with project management, IT and marketing strategy.