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Highly experienced restructuring specialist with more than 20 years of experience.

Kare is a Chartered Accountant and a Licensed Insolvency Practitioner with more than 20 years of experience. Kare joined McGrathNicol in 2010 and specialises in restructuring and advisory, including forensic services.

Kare’s experience covers a wide range of industries, including retail, manufacturing, insurance, property and construction, finance and the fast food sector. She has worked on multiple complex engagements, including managing the sale processes of the major investments held by South Canterbury Finance (Dairy Holdings, Helicopters NZ, Scales Corporation).

Kare has also conducted many independent business reviews for banks and companies including, identifying and developing strategic initiatives and working with key stakeholders to implement and improve performance. She has also conducted search orders issued by the High Court of New Zealand and has been retained by various clients to investigate potential claims and provides litigation support, including mediation, arbitration and expert evidence.


  • Fellow, CA ANZ
  • Licensed Insolvency Practitioner, CA ANZ
  • Member, RITANZ
  • Bachelor of Commerce, University of Otago


  • Board Member and Chair, RITANZ
  • Board Member, INSOL International
  • Advisory Board member of manufacturing business with offshore operations