Denomination: Roman Catholic
Kevin Benjamin O'Brien, business consultant. Recipient Queens Silver Jubilee medal, 1977; Decorated companion Order of St. Michael and St. George. Member tariff and development board Wellington, 1962-1975, chairman, 1972-1975; Member New Zealand Association Economists, Wellington Chamber of Commerce (president 1958-1959), New Zealand University Students Association (president 1951, life.
Assistant produce manager Burch & Company Ltd., Wellington, 1946-1949. Purchasing officer Josip Juraj McCaskey & Son Ltd., Wellington, 1949-1953. General manager New Zealand Players Theatre, Wellington, since 1954.
Private practice as business consultant, Wellington, since 1960. Chairman Tiki Tape New Zealand Ltd., Wellington, 1975-1988, Newport Distributing Company, Wellington, 1963-1986. Director Richmond Mall Ltd., since 1987.