News 15 Jul 2020
PCF Chair Fiso John Fiso is pleased to appoint Maria Fuata as the full-time Chief Financial Officer for PCF.
Maria has served PCF as the Senior Accountant since 2016 but has over 12 years of experience in senior financial roles in New Zealand. PCF Chair John Fiso recognised that Maria's unique skill-sets adds value to PCF and will allow the organisation to broaden the scope of their work.
Maria hails from the Pacific by way of Fiji with Rotuman heritage.
She attended the University of the South Pacific and graduated with a double major in accounting & financial management and public administration.
Maria started her financial career at PriceWaterhouseCoopers in Suva, Fiji then migrated to New Zealand in 2003. In New Zealand, Maria worked for various organisations including Pacific Media Network, Grant Thornton Accounting firm and Pacific Business Trust.
Maria feels privileged to use her skills and experience to give back to Pacific communities.