Executive chairman Paul Keane is set to retire from his position at property, architecture, design and research specialist agency RCG. The company has carried out services connected to many different retail projects, from the development of shopping centres like Rotorua Central and Westgate to design work on brands like Farro and Ziera.
Keane has been associated with RCG since 1989, when he co-founded the company with John Long. He is a life member of the Property Institute of New Zealand. He is known for his regular blog, which often runs on The Register.
His retirement is effective from June 30 2016. He will remain with the company as an independent director while persuing new opportunities and directorships. Long will take on the responsibilities of managing director, effective from July 1.