Sharesies, a homegrown investment platform, is welcoming to the board table its inaugural ‘future director’, Tahana Tippett-Tapsell, The Spinoff reports. And he’s itching to help Māori and Pasifika create wealth for generations to come. His viewpoint is critical – investing is often not a priority for New Zealanders dealing with ballooning living costs, and Māori and Pasifika households struggle the most to meet their everyday needs – hardly surprising when their median disposable incomes are the lowest among the country’s ethnic groups.