Dean Moana has held various director and senior management roles in Aotearoa’s food and seafood sectors. He was Managing Director and CEO of Prepack Ltd and previously held Chief Executive and General Manager roles within Aotearoa Fisheries Group, New Zealand’s largest Māori-owned fisheries company. He is a director of Plant & Food Research and AsureQuality, as well as serving on the board for Akaroa Salmon NZ and Port Nicholson Fisheries. Of Ngati Porou and Apanui descent, Dean is also a Director of Te Runanganui o Ngati Porou, and its commercial entity Ngati Porou Holdings Ltd. He is a Fellow Chartered Accountant, has a BCA from Victoria University and has worked in audit and business advisory for Ernst & Young.