Matthew Barton Director
Matthew Barton Director

Our Team


Matthew Barton - Managing Director

Matthew’s main responsibility is the day-to-day operations of Greenplan. He has been part of the company since it came about and worked closely with his father, the Founder John Barton for over 20 years before taking over as Managing Director following Johns retirement.


Deb Bryant - Compliance Manager

Deb’s main responsibility is ensuring that Greenplan is working correctly under all compliance regulations and also assists in the daily operations of Greenplan and management. Deb has been a huge part of our team for over 10 years.


Donaven Karaitiana - Forest Manager

Donaven oversees our forests and ensures that they are developed according to the Forest Management Contract, Don has a understanding of all our trees like no one else and has been a part of our team for over 15 years.


Janice Haine - Accounts Clerk

Janice is responsible for the Greenplan Forestry accounts.


Jordaane Tangihaere - Administration Assistant

Jordaane’s main role is assisting to administration which includes compliance and securities.


Joanne Knighton - Securities Registrar

Joanne is the newest member to our team, her main responsibilities include Securities Registrar and also assists in other admin and reception duties.


Charlotte Barton - Compliance Officer

Charlotte’s main roles include reporting to and assisting the Compliance Officer Deb Bryant and also assisting in all areas around the office and online work.