Rangimarie is of Te Atihaunui A Paparangi, Whakatohea and Ngai Tai ki Torere descent.
CEO of Te Pai Roa Tika o Te Taitokerau (Transforming Taitokerau for Good) till May 2020, Rangimarie oversaw the design and establishment of a self-sustained investment platform to deliver long term, large scale, high impact investment for Te Taitokerau Maori.
Prior to this she was CEO of Amokura Iwi Consortium Ltd, an entity created by seven Taitokerau Iwi to advance He Tangata, He Whenua, He Oranga the economic growth strategy for the Taitokerau Maori Economy that Rangimarie wrote and then executed in 2015.
The advent of impact investment in NZ has BAU catching up with indigenous approaches to investment and applying Maori systems thinking for greater impact.
A principal of The Connective, an impact enterprise delivering systemic change, Rangimarie is part of team focused on developing and delivering world leading approaches for systemic impact.