Jimmy Ormsby

Managing Director / Owner

Mobile: 027 471 5995

Jimmy is the Managing Director and owner of Waitomo. Grandson to founder Desmond Ormsby, and son of former Chairman and owner Grey Ormsby. Jimmy joined Waitomo in 2003 after returning to New Zealand from the UK in a business development role. He became a Director of Waitomo in 2009, was appointed Managing Director in 2016, and in 2020 the sole shareholder of Waitomo.

Outside work, Jimmy’s a keen skier, hitting the slopes with his wife Ailsa and teenage daughters Isla and Kiri. You’ll also find him most at home spending time with friends and family, boating and fishing, and travelling.

Jimmy Ormsby