Mr Stephen J Higgs BCom(Otago) FCA CFInstD (Pro-Chancellor)
Current Term: 2020–2023
Previous Term: 2012–2016, 2016–2019
Pro-Chancellor: 2018, 2019, 2020
Appointed by the Minister of Education
Mr Stephen Higgs is a consultant with Polson Higgs, a firm of business advisers and chartered accountants based in Dunedin.
He is a board member for a range of companies and other organisations.
He chairs the Finance and Budget Committee and University of Otago Holdings Ltd and is a member of a number of University committees. He is a director of Otago Innovation Limited and its subsidiary Immune Solutions Ltd and a Trustee of the University of Otago Foundation Trust.