The Soda Inc. Whanau

We are a small team with big ambitions. 

We know how to seek out to the right people to help you get specialised advice. 

The Soda Team

Erin Wansbrough
CEO
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Rachel Adams
Head of Operations
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Paul Holloway
CFO
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Xanthe Garahy 
Student Intern
Anna Devcich
Community Co-Ordinator
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Angela Smith
Coworking Co-Ordinator
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Richard Upperton
Business Growth Partner
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Tayla Graham
Marketing & Sales Intern
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Soda Board

Andrew West
David Christiansen
John Wilkinson
Rob Heebink
Kim Hill

Team Soda

The committee are tasked with applying their specialised business knowledge and experience towards businesses wanting to enter a SODA programme. Team SODA act as the gatekeepers and we like to think of them as our friendly and approachable 'dragons den'.

 

Team SODA are also there to support and guide our founders in their programme while they work to grow and develop their business.

Director

Safety and Apparel

Te Waka

Manager Business Growth Team

Director

Safety and Apparel

Partner

Norris Ward McKinnon

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Richard Wells

Partner

Minter Ellison Rudd Watts

Doug Wilson

Partner

Deloitte

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Dan Moore

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Simon Graafhuis

CFO

Gallagher

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Ryan Hamilton

Chair of Economic Development

Hamilton City Council

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Geoff Day

Director

Safety and Apparel

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Craig Purcell

Te Waka

Manager Business Growth Team

Cameron Taylor

Partner

Minter Ellison Rudd Watts

Partner

Norris Ward McKinnon

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CFO

Strategic Projects and Partnership Manager

Te Waka

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Lucy Bird

Nathan Ruffell

Business Manager

ASB

Strategy & Commercial General Manager

Dairy Goat Co-Operative 

Steve Gow

Director

Deloitte

Vanessa Williams

General Manager

Hamilton Central Business Association

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Soda Inc, Wintec House, Level 2, Cnr of Anglesea & Nisbet Streets, Hamilton, New Zealand +64 7 974 9111