Team Members


Rob Dorey

Co-founder & Director

A crew of water purification professionals and engineers committed to delivering great outcomes for every project

Rob Dorey

Rob is an Angel Investor and certified SME Business Advisor.  

He works with the Founders of promising, high growth Start Ups to help them transform into well structured, disciplined, profitable businesses. The Pure Water Project is the first client in Rob’s portfolio which advisory services are backed up with an equity investment. Rob has joined Darryl & Ben on the journey from start-up to something special!

Rob is a Partner in a leading New Zealand SME transformation consultancy – Business Success Partners NZ. In addition, as an active Angel investor, Rob is also on the Boards of both Enterprise Angels [a leading New Zealand investment club] and Purpose Capital Limited [a new $23 million impact investing fund] both based in Tauranga.

Rob is known professionally as a successful, results oriented General Manager. Rob has a passion for learning. He is a student of effective leadership and understanding what makes businesses tick. Prior to the recent focus on SME consultancy, Rob managed business transformations as a Senior Executive for 30 years in Canada and New Zealand. Projects are across a wide range of Industries – forestry operations, biotechnology, aquaculture, niche stationery and most recently, dairy animal feed.

Rob and wife Ann have been together over 40 years and have raised four wonderful children. They are now entering the grandparent phase and with that comes more family excitement. Rob is active in triathlon – progressing from literally learning to swim to taking up the sport to represent New Zealand at the World Age Group Championships in Chicago USA in 2015.

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