Our People

Hikurangi Enterprises – Board of Directors

PANAPA EHAU – A co-owner in a number of Māori land blocks in the ancestral estate of Te Papa Tipu o Uepohatu. With more than two decades of business experience in housing development, environmental services and social enterprise, Panapa is focused on developing sustainable inter-generational economic pathways that utilise and enhance local natural resources. Panapa established a sustainable horticulture course through Eastern Institute of Technology focused on developing the skill base of families in the Ruatorea area and currently serves on the boards of Rua Bioscience and Te Papa Tipu o Uepohatu Charitable Trust.

MATEAWA KEELAN – A shareholder in land blocks in between Waipiro and Te Araroa, for the past 15 years Mateawa has managed a farming business and with her partner also runs a local transport company.

ELIZABETH NGARIMU – A trustee for a dozen Māori land blocks and board member of Te Raa Limited, a local company developing manuka and kanuka products.


Hikurangi Huataukina TrustTrustees

Wi Mackey & Panapa Ehau.