Simon Perry named in New Year Honours List
Our Trustee, Simon Perry, was named as an Officer of the New Zealand Order of Merit for services to sport and philanthrophy in the 2017 New Years Honours List.
Simon has served voluntarily on a number of boards for sporting and community organisations - including the Lion Foundation, Cycling New Zealand, Swimming New Zealand, Te Awa River Ride Charitable Trust and the Home of Cycling Charitable Trust.
Through his support and tireless efforts, Simon has played a crucial role in the development of the Waikato region as key sporting hub. He has led some of the region’s most high profile property projects, including the Home of Cycling Avanti Velodrome and the Te Awa Cycleway.
Simon received Swimming New Zealand’s Volunteer of the Year Award in 2013, and the New Zealand Property Council Outstanding Leadership Award in 2012.