Born in Western Samoa, Clyde immigrated with his family to New Zealand in 1965. Clyde is married with three children.
Clyde is the Managing Director of William Buck Christmas Gouwland (NZ) Limited, Chartered Accountants and Advisors. Clyde’s area of expertise is management advice. He currently works closely with a handful of clients advising them on management, administration, accounting and strategic issues.
Clyde was the Chairman of the Pacific Island Chamber of Commerce between 1997 and 1999. He is a former board member of the Enterprising Manukau and on the Advisory Board of the Accountancy Law and Finance Faculty at UNITEC. In addition he was appointed by the Hon. Trevor Mallard in 2004 to Chair the Pasifika Education Centre.