3.jpg

John Darby
Investment Committee Member

John Darby is an experienced investor across multiple industries.  During the last 25 years, his primary focus has been land use planning and property development, both as an investor and consultant.  Mr. Darby is the founder of Darby Partners Limited, a development planning, design and project management practice which has led numerous high-profile, large-scale property development and resort projects throughout New Zealand and the South Pacific.  The value of these projects now exceeds NZ$2 billion and include award-winning projects such as Millbrook Resort, Queenstown; Steamer Wharf Village, Queenstown; Denarau Island Resort, Fiji; Omaha Beach, suburban Auckland; Clearwater Resort, Christchurch, and numerous others.  Mr Darby is also the Managing Partner of New Zealand Land Fund, a NZ$300 million real estate Fund supported by international investors.