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Sir John Todd, VSA Life Member, passes away

Published on 30th July 2015

VSA is saddened to hear that Sir John Todd, VSA Life Member, passed away on July 29.

Sir John chaired the philanthropic Todd Foundation from 1988, was made a Companion of the New Zealand Order of Merit in 2009, and was knighted for his contributions to business in 2012. He became a VSA Life Member in 1998, and was a founding trustee of the VSA Foundation and a Vice Patron.


Sir John, aged 88, died in his home in Wellington after a period of ill health. Read more about him here in the Stuff business section.


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