Craig Presland (Chief Executive Officer)

Craig Presland is the Chief Executive Officer of Cooperative Business New Zealand.

A commerce graduate from the University of Auckland, Craig has led a diverse range of NZ-based organisations and joined CBNZ in April 2016. He brings valuable experience to the role including 12 years within the NZ co-operative sector and another 3 years leading a prominent shared services organization within the NZ public health sector. Read more about Craig.

A former first-class cricket and rugby representative, Craig is married with three children and lives in Auckland.

Contact Craig:

DDI: 09 539 5482
M: 021 800 387



Jonathan Lee

Jonathan Lee (Chair)

Chief Operating Officer of Co-op Money NZ, Jonathan Lee was elected to the Board of Cooperative Business New Zealand in November 2012 and became the society’s Chair in September 2013.

Prior to joining Co-op Money NZ, Jonathan held senior roles across a range of industries in New Zealand and overseas. He has a Bachelor of Business Studies from Massey University, an MBA from Henley Business School and is a member of the Institute of Directors.

Jonathan lives in Auckland and his interests include tennis, golf and spending time with his young family.

Contact Jonathan:
+64 9 522 3545
M: +64 27 473 7784

The new Cooperative Business NZ Board of Directors is, from left: Kim DeGarnham; Murray Jagger; Lisa Murray; Jonathan Lee (Chairman); Christine Burr; Blue Read; and Fiona Hancox.