Frank Freemantle



Finance & Operations Manager

Te Whanganui-a-Tara Wellington

Frank joined Studio Pacific in 2023 as our Finance & Operations Manager.

Frank is responsible for the leadership of the financial and operational activities at Studio Pacific and is a business partner with the Managing Director, Board and Practice Leadership Group.

With 30 years of professional services management experience, his area of expertise includes board governance, business and investment strategy, financial reporting and audit management, commercial and social property development, treasury and business funding, mergers and acquisitions, budgeting and forecasting, and process improvement and change management.

Outside of the studio, Frank enjoys spending time with family and friends, supporting his whanau’s iwi aspirations, the arts, his local community and squeezing in as much sporting activity as possible.

Qualifications and affiliations

  • Bachelor of Commerce majoring in Information Systems and Accounting, Otago University, Dunedin, 1983
  • Diploma in Corporate Management, ICSA, Wellington, 1993
  • Chartered Accountant (CA), Dunedin, 1987
  • Member of CAANZ
  • Capital CFO’s, Mentor, Member Insights Panel - Wellington


  • Business Services
  • Practice Leadership