Cliff Cook

Cliff Cook, Chairman

Cliff is a cornerstone shareholder of LifeCare Residences International and has extensive international experience in the healthcare and retirement village sectors.

Cliff has over 28 years experience in the New Zealand healthcare and retirement village sectors.  He was the founder of NZX listed Metlifecare Ltd.  Cliff's commitment to the industry led him to being a founder, executive member and Chairman of The Retirement Villages Association of New Zealand Inc.

In addition, Cliff was a founding member and served on the Residential Care NZ Inc.  He also worked in a number of industry advisory roles and committees involved with the industry's regulatory and legislative development.

Cliff entered the United Kingdom retirement village market in 2004 with the formation of Renaissance LifeCare Ltd.  Prior to its formation, Cliff spent in excess of five years assessing and evaluating the United Kingdom market, understanding the industry and market dynamics and seeking the best option and structures upon which to enter.

Cliff's international industry involvement and commitment extends to Australia and the United States of America where he is recognised as an industry leader.

Cliff is also Chair of A2 Corporation and a Director of many private companies.


Greg Hinton, Director

Greg had many years in the CA environment specialising in finance, property and insolvency.  For the last 16 years Greg has worked heavily in property, aged care and entrepreneurial investments. 

Greg has an extensive understanding of the operational aspects of the aged care industry.  Greg is also a Director of Housing Corporation New Zealand, A2 Corporation and many private companies.

Frank Wolf

Frank Wolf, Director

Dr Frank Wolf co-founded the Abacus Property Group in 1996 and since that time has been the architect for the group driving its strategic direction and leading its property transaction team.  Frank served as Executive Deputy Chairman since Abacus' ASX listing in November 2002 and, from October 2006, assumed the role of Managing Director.

Frank has over 25 years experience in property and financial services and has been instrumental in over $3 billion worth of property related transactions, corporate acquisitions and investments.  He has been involved in retail, commercial and industrial property sectors in Australia, New Zealand and the United States of America and has financed specialised property-based assets in the retirement and hospitality sectors.