Ashton Wheelans has a proud history of supporting Maori Business endeavours. The firm has worked closely with Ngai Tahu, local Runanga, and Maori business owners and understand the challenges these parties faced both in getting established and in growing.    For many years the firm was a preferred supplier of Maori business mentoring services via Te Puni kokiri.  The firm continues to manage land owner databases for many south Island Maori including Mawhera & Rakaia incorporations, Rakiura Maori Lands Trust, Kapunatiki, Tautuku & Waimumu blocks.