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The Village is owned by Holly Lea Village Limited which is owned by The McLean Institute and Generus Living Group Limited. Generus Living Group Limited undertakes all management of Holly Lea.
The Institute was founded by the late Allan McLean, who died in Christchurch on the 12th of November 1907. The McLean Institute is a Charitable Trust, incorporated by Act of Parliament - The McLean Institute Act (1909). The Institute has in the past carried out its charity work through Holly Lea. In the future Holly Lea will be a subsidiary operation to the Institute’s wider charitable work.
Generus Living Group's executives have been involved in retirement villages since the early 1980’s.
Currently developments include The Foundation and Ranfurly Village in Auckland, Pacific Coast Village and Pacific Lakes Village in Mt Maunganui, The Russley Village and Holly Lea Village in Christchurch. The shareholder and chairman of Generus Living Group is Graham Wilkinson who is the President and longest serving member on the Executive of the Retirement Villages Association.
Visit the Generus website to learn more.