Candace has held a number of senior executive roles as a Chief Executive, corporate advisor and director on private, government and listed boards. She is a board director for EROAD limited, Livestock Improvement, WEL Networks, Ultrafast Fibre and global technology recruitment company Talent International.

Candace has previously served as a director for Quotable Value (QV), Chief Executive of NZTech and Biomatters Ltd and served as a Trustee for health charity organisation the Well Foundation.  She has also worked to develop family-owned businesses McCashins Brewing and the Superb Herb Company.