Derek Ah Sam

Derek Ah Sam

Director – Auckland Office

Derek is a co-founder of Rodgers Reidy New Zealand. He is a current member of Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand, with his membership spanning more than 25 years. He has many years of experience in commerce working with companies from small right up to multi-national corporations.

Career Highlights and Key Expertise

Derek has held senior roles as Chief Financial Officer in a number of major commercial enterprises.

Derek has a wealth of knowledge and experience in the following fields:

  • Retailing
  • Manufacturing
  • Import/Distribution
  • Export
  • Fresh Produce/Agribusiness
  • Hospitality, Tourism & Leisure

Professional Qualifications

  • Chartered Accountant
  • Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand Accredited Insolvency Practitioner (NZ)

Memberships & Associations

  • Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand
  • Restructuring Insolvency and Turnaround Association of New Zealand
  • INSOL International

Personal Interests

On his days off, Derek enjoys heading up to his holiday home in Northland with his family.  He enjoys teeing off at his local golf club as well as heading out in his boat for a spot of fishing and reeling in the big Kingfish.


T: +64 9 834 2631
F: +64 9 834 2651
M: +64 21 780 050

Contact Derek Ah Sam

Office locations

Auckland Address Level 1, 547 Te Atatu Road, Te Atatu Peninsula, Auckland 0610
PO Box 45220, Te Atatu Peninsula 0651