Chapman Tripp today announced that Nick Wells will be appointed as the new Chief Executive Partner to succeed Andrew Poole in mid-2016.
Nick has been a partner at Chapman Tripp for 12 years, specialising in corporate and private equity transactions and fund formation. He is a leading expert on corporate structuring for Maori, private equity, businesses and charities. He heads the firm’s Maori Legal Group, Te Waka Ture, and previously served on the firm’s board.
Nick will continue as a full-time practising partner until he takes up the role in mid-2016. As Chief Executive Partner, he will continue to lead the firm’s iwi practice and selected key client relationships.