Francine Benefield

Property Consultant

Francine is a Property Consultant in our Hamilton office.

Joining TPG in 2014, Francine had previously managed roughly 180 volunteers with the Department of Corrections. As a Registered Legal Executive, working mainly in conveyancing, Francine gained a Bachelor of Business Studies, majoring in Valuation and Property Management in 2011.

Francine’s key strengths lie in her analytical skills as well as her experience working with a diverse range of people from multicultural backgrounds, varied professions, and all walks of life. This has provided her with excellent skills in team building, negotiation and communication. 

Francine is from the Tai Tokerau region and is of Ngāti Kuri, Te Rarawa and Ngāpuhi descent.  Francine enjoys the challenges associated with disposal work and being Māori, has a strong interest in dealing with Māori land matters.

Although she attained a school certificate in Te ReoMāori, she has recently resumed her Te Reo Māori studies to improve her knowledge of tikanga and to reconnect to her tangata whenua.