• Hugh was inducted into the NZ Business Hall of Fame on July 31st 2013.​

22nd May 2013

The below article announces Hugh's induction into the NZ Business Hall of Fame, you can also watch a video of John and Frances Green talking about Hugh


Our founder Hugh Green, passed away on July 13th, 2012 at his Mt Albert home.

We mourn the loss of this inspirational man, but in turn celebrate the legacy he has left behind. Hugh was a spirited and generous Irishman who always worked hard right up until his last days, he will be greatly missed as the driving force behind all of our charitable works. 

His vision will live on in The Hugh Green Foundation, the successful Hugh Green Group of companies and his large Family.

  • Hugh Green Receives Queen's Service Medal

21st April 2012

The Governor General made a House Call to Hugh Green's home in Mount Albert to present him with a Queens Service Medal for services to Philanthropy



  • Donegal Person of The Year 2011

6th February 2012

Hugh Green was jointly named as 2011 Donegal Person of the year for his vast bsinesss success in New Zealand and his services to philanthropy in Ireland


  • New Years Honours

11th January 2012

On New Years Eve Hugh Green was awarded a Queens Service Medal for services to philanthropy.

  • Working Together More Fund

5th October 2011

The Hugh Green Foundation joins the Working Together More Fund.
  • Malaghan Institute

17 February 2011

An article from the Malaghan Institute on the Flow Cytometry lab the Foundation is funding.

  • Medicine Mondiale

22nd January 2011

Articles regarding Hugh's donation to Sir Ray Avery's Medicine Mondiale.
  • 2011 National Business Review
  • The University of Auckland Centre of Brain Research

Hugh's Million dollar donation toward the establishment of a new Biobank at Auckland University.


  • Habitat For Humanity

Donation toward the roof on one of the humanity homes on Wymondley Road.