THE NEGOTIATORS

The Negotiators are appointed by Te Kotahitanga o Ngāti Tuwharetoa. They are directly accountable to the hapū trustees and must act in the best interests of all hapū. Each month the negotiators report to the hapū trustees on the progress of the negotiations, and identify any risks or opportunities.

Sir Michael Cullen

Lead Negotiator
Appointed 2010

Te-Ngaehe-Wanikau-2017

Te Ngaehe Wanikau

Negotiator
Appointed April 2015

Eru George

Negotiator
Appointed April 2015

MANAGEMENT

Legal Advisor

Karen Feint

Karen Feint is a Wellington Barrister with extensive experience in the Waitangi Tribunal and in Māori-law related litigation in the Courts.

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Administration Manager

Te Whare Aronui - Hinemoa Wanikau

Hinemoa began her journey with THF in 2009 as Governance Secretary. In 2013 she was also made Administration Manager. She oversees Te Kotahitanga administration, finances and logistics. She works closely with the hapū trustees to ensure that they have the reports and information they need.

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