has over 30 years active experience of commerce, chartered
accounting and more recently public sector finance and policy.
He now runs his own consultancy business from Puhoi, 40 km
north of Auckland, New Zealand.
Larry travels extensively, principally of late in North America
(Canada) and the Middle East conducting local government and
business development assignments. Larry services the New Zealand
local government sector with financial and policy advice.
He markets the "Base Stats with Trendz"
statistical reports to over 30 Councils.
Larry graduated B Com. in 1967 (Accounting, Economics and
English). Larry served as a pilot in the RNZAF before taking
up public accountancy. Following over twenty years experience
as a partner in Coopers and Lybrand’s Auckland office
in 1996 he graduated Master of Public Policy in public sector
Larry acts as the Senior Fellow for Local Government with
the Manitoba, Canada based Frontier Centre for Public Policy.
See www.fcpp.org for these
contributions based on his New Zealand, Australian and UK
local government experience. His most recent research paper,
entitled Smart Local Government is at www.fcpp.org/publication.php/3155
and makes a case for adoption of New Zealand local government
(model) legislation for Canadain municipalities.
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