John is an Auckland-based entrepreneur that defies convention by approaching business in a truly unconventional way.
A trained plastic surgeon, John founded New Zealand’s first multi-disciplinary breast centre of excellence over 30 years ago, St Marks Breast Centre. Not content with the medical profession, John established Guardian Self Storage and grew the business to seven locations before selling to National Storage in 2019 for an industry record price.
Today, John is the developer behind Auckland’s $130 million St Marks luxury residential development which was recently crowned best medium-density residential development by the Property Council of New Zealand.
A passionate traveller, skier and food and wine enthusiast, John also serves as Chairman of renowned New Zealand fashion brand, Harman Grubisca.