Grant was asked to be a guest speaker at the initial Toi Tapui Tangata Trust conference in August 2012.

A newly formed Te Arawa Trust wants members on all Te Arawa boards to develop better investment nous. With $37 billion at stake in Maoridom, and failings in Maori authorities of late, the Toi Tapui Tangata Trust says this is crucial.  This video is a review of the day from the Te Karere television programme in New Zealand.