Jonathan Mason has had an extensive governance career in the financial markets in both the United States and New Zealand for over 30 years, with a strong emphasis on emerging markets. He has held management positions in the oil and gas, chemical, forest products and dairy industries. In New Zealand, Jonathan has worked for Carter Holt Harvey and Fonterra and in the United States his career has seen him work for International Paper and ExxonMobil Corporation. Jonathan currently serves as a director on the boards of Air New Zealand, Vector Limited, Westpac New Zealand Ltd and Zespri Group Ltd. He holds an MBA, MA and a BA and is an Adjunct Professor of Management at the University of Management, focusing on finance. He is a Chartered Fellow of the IoD, a member of the IoD's Auckland branch, a representative on the National Council and a member of the IoD’s Audit & Risk committee.