Founded in Christchurch in 1918 by Henry Cooper Smith - Smiths City Group Limited is a Christchurch based holding company active in three complementary industry segments – Retail, Property & Consumer Finance.
The Board of Smiths City Group announced late last year that our Managing Director for the last 15 years – Rick Hellings – was stepping down and as a result a search process had commenced. We are pleased to announce the appointment of Roy Campbell as Chief Executive Officer. Roy will start on 1st May
The recent re-branding of the Group’s finance company from Smithcorp Finance Limited to Smiths City Finance Limited is the first step in a strategy to increase the profile and ultimately the size of the finance business and reflects the importance of consumer finance in the Group’s integrated “full service retail” model. The Directors are pleased
Smiths City (Southern) Limited is the Groups trading arm. This company operates through three divisions Smiths City, Powerstore and Alectra with centralised back office support functions. The over-riding retail strategy centres upon the retailing of branded products.