Rod Drury

Steve Vamos says “You need to accept that mistakes are learning. Instead of being a know-it-all, be a learn-it-all.’’

New Xero boss’ David Jones baggage

Wed 14 Mar 8

His share purchase within days of a profit-lift announcement was one of the reasons behind a clash between director Steve Vamos and institutional shareholders in Australian retailer David Jones.

Steve Vamos, who will take over from Rod Drury as Xero chief executive on April 1

Xero shares bounce back as co. added to the ASX100

Fri 9 Mar

Publisher, telco leave the benchmark index.

Punakaiki Fund mangaer Lance Wiggs says “It’s sad that Rod is stepping aside I think at this stage of the journey and I do feel for people at Xero and Rod himself.”

Fund manager dubious about Steve Vamos’ CV

Mon 5 Mar 3

Xero’s chief executive changeover has a hastily arranged feel, Lance Wiggs says. Watch Hamish Coleman-Ross' interview with the Punakaiki Fund manager.

Xero founder Rod Drury says he wants to focus on technology and innovation.

Rod Drury says he doesn’t have the right skills for Xero’s next stage

Mon 5 Mar 12

Xero founder says his personal situation had nothing to do with the decision.

Rod Drury: Lobbied for CTO role but otherwise occupied

Which of the 60 applicants for New Zealand CTO were successful? None of 'em

Mon 12 Feb 25

Curran sparks furore among the local IT community after widening search.

Rod Drury angered the market by delisting Xero from the NZX.

2017 year in review: swings, roundabouts and occasional haymakers

Holiday Review 4

A look back at some of the highlights (and lowlights) in the annual Shoeshine Awards.


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