Congratulations Richie McCaw

New Zealand's Most Trusted Person 2012

Richie McCaw

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Reader's Digest Trust Poll 2012 People

1. Richie McCaw, All Blacks’ captain
2. Alison Holst, food writer
3. Peter Leitch, businessman, charity worker
4. John Kirwan, former All Black, depression awareness spokesperson
5. Willie Apiata VC, soldier
6. Peter Snell, former athlete, scientist
7. Kevin Milne, former TV host, consumer advocate
8. Sarah Ulmer, cyclist
9. Jim Hickey, TV weather presenter
10. Judy Bailey, TV presenter, charity worker
10. Colin Meads, former All Black
12. Valerie Adams (née Vili), shot-putter
12. Peter Jackson, director
14. Margaret Mahy, author
15. Dan Carter, All Black player
16. Jerry Mateparae, Governor- General
17. Graham Henry, former All Blacks’ coach
18. John Walker, former athlete
19. Richard Hadlee, former cricketer
20. Hayley Westenra, singer
21. Jo Seagar, chef
22. Brian Lochore, former All Black player and coach
23. Brad Thorn, All Black player
24. Sian Elias, Chief Justice
25. Stephen Tindall, retail businessman
26. Mike McRoberts, TV journalist
26. Greg Murphy, race car driver
28. Nigel Latta, psychologist, TV personality
28. Sam Neill, actor
28. Dave Dobbyn, musician
31. Annabel Langbein, cookbook author, TV personality
31. Simon Barnett, TV and radio personality
33. Neil Finn, singer/songwriter
33. Gareth Morgan, businessman, philanthropist
35. Simon Dallow, TV presenter
36. Jim Mora, radio personality
37. Scott Dixon, IndyCar driver
38. Garth McVicar, Sensible Sentencing Trust spokesman
39. Rhys Darby, actor, comedian
40. The Topp Twins, entertainers
41. Robyn Malcolm, actor
42. Peta Mathias, chef, author
42. Te Radar, comedian, TV personality
44. Ruben Wiki, former rugbyleague player
45. Ray Avery, scientist, inventor, philanthropist
46. Kiri Te Kanawa, opera singer
47. Bob Parker, Christchurch Mayor
48. Peter Gluckman, scientist
49. Maggie Barry, TV personality and MP
50. John Campbell, TV journalist

51. Jonah Lomu, former All Black player
52. Helen Clark, former Prime Minister
53. Marcus Lush, TV and radio personality
54. Maurice Gee, author
54. Bret McKenzie, comedian, musician
56. Tim Shadbolt, Invercargill Mayor
56. Peter Marshall, Police Commissioner
58. Paul Callaghan, physicist
59. Michael Hill, entrepreneur, philanthropist
60. Jemaine Clement, comedian, musician
61. Stephen Donald, All Black player
62. Alan Bollard, governor of the Reserve Bank of NZ
63. Lucy Lawless, actor, environmentalist
64. Simon Gault, chef
65. Mark Sainsbury, TV presenter
66. Anika Moa, singer
66. Joe Karam, former All Black, entrepreneur
68. Louise Nicholas, rape-victim advocate
69. Kim Hill, radio journalist
70. John Key, Prime Minister
71. Leighton Smith, radio personality
72. Tony Kokshoorn, Grey District Mayor
73. Chris Cairns, former cricketer
74. Alan Gibbs, inventor, entrepreneur
75. Richard Taylor, entrepreneur
76. Rachel Hunter, model
76. Lockwood Smith, Speaker of the House of Representatives
78. Bob Jones, businessman
79. Graeme Hart, businessman
80. Russel Norman, Green Party co-leader
81. James Wallace, businessman, philanthropist
82. Paul Holmes, broadcaster
83. David Shearer, Labour Party leader
84. Keisha Castle-Hughes, actor, environmentalist
85. Sonny Bill Williams, All Black player
86. Metiria Turei, Green Party co-leader
87. Paul Henry, broadcaster
88. Len Brown, Auckland Mayor
89. Matt McCarten, union head
90. Peter Whittall, Pike River Coal CEO
91. Pita Sharples, Minister of Maori Affairs
92. Michael Fay, businessman
93. Gerry Brownlee, Canterbury Earthquake Recovery Minister
94. Tariana Turia, Maori Party co-leader
95. Michael Laws, former Wanganui Mayor
96. Winston Peters, New Zealand First leader
97. Douglas Graham, former politician
98. Kim Dotcom, internet entrepreneur
99. Hone Harawira, Mana Party leader
100. Brian Tamaki, church leader
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3 of 4 Comments

linda on 21 September 2012 ,09:55

Brian Tamaki??? Really.... Kim Dotcom??? Again really… crazy, crazy, crazy... Most trusted ranking, what a joke.

Sue on 04 July 2012 ,18:43

Kim Dot Com? Really??? We are so dumb!

leah on 29 June 2012 ,12:27

Wow, Brian Tamaki is the 100th most trusted person in New Zealand. Right up there with Richie Mccaw. What a retarded exercise. Lame lame lame. Sigh, yawn.

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