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Our structure

Directorates and Managers

Capital Markets Directorate

Kim Martin – Acting Director

  • New Zealand Debt Management (NZDM) - see the NZ Debt Management website.
  • Head of Funding Strategy & Engagement: Kim Martin
  • Head of Portfolio Management: Matthew Collin
  • Head of Accounting & Transactional Services: Charles England
  • Head of Business Information: Daniel Clayton
  • Head of Risk: TBC
  • Manager, Financial Institutions: Joe Sant
  • Manager, Export Credit: Chris Chapman - see the NZ Export Credit website.

Commercial, Infrastructure & Urban Growth Directorate

Matt Gilbert – Director

  • Managers, Commercial Performance: Shelley Hollingsworth and Juston Anderson (acting)
  • Manager, National Infrastructure Unit: David Taylor
  • Manager, Housing & Urban Growth: John Beaglehole (acting)
  • Manager, Governance & Appointments: Gael Webster

Corporate and Shared Services Directorate

Lisa Barrett – Chief Operating Officer*

  • Chief Communications and Engagement Officer: Nick Robinson
    • Manager, Communications and Engagement: Jacqui Bridges (media enquiries to [email protected])
  • Treasury Solicitor: Anthea Williams
    • Manager, Legal and Deputy Treasury Solicitor: Yi Nicholl
    • Manager, Ministerial Advisory Services: David Hammond
  • Chief People Officer: Fiona Foster
    • Human Resources Manager: Gwen Boothby
    • Manager, Organisational Development & Capability: Claire Keenan and Michelle Ewing
    • Manager Ahikā, Facilities and Business Support: Kelly Coburn
  • Chief Financial Officer: Glenn McStay
  • Chief Information Officer: Tom Byrne
  • Director, Deployment: Matt Gilbert
    • Manager, Agile Team: Jordan Ward

COVID Economic Response Directorate

Mark Vink and Melody Guy - Acting Directors

  • Manager, COVID Coordination and Programme Management: Keiran Kennedy
  • Manager, COVID Policy: Alastair Cameron
  • Manager, COVID Strategy: Geraldine Treacher

Economic System Directorate

James Beard – Director

  • Manager, Macroeconomic & Fiscal Policy: Renee Philip
  • Manager, Modelling Research & Forecasting: Peter Gardiner
  • Manager, Tax Strategy: Jess Rowe (acting)
  • Manager, Financial Markets: Dasha Leonova
  • Manager, International: Thomas Parry
  • Manager, EQC Policy: Helen McDonald
  • Programme Manager, RBNZ Act Review: James Haughton

Firm Support Directorate

Maureena van der Lem – Acting Director

  • Manager, Economically Significant Firms: Alistair Birchall (acting)
  • Manager, Business Finance Guarantee: Peter Rowe (acting)

Growth & Public Services Directorate

Vicki Plater – Director

  • Manager, Economic Strategy & Productivity (incl. Regulatory Quality): Erin King (acting)
  • Manager, Natural Resources: Gwen Rashbrooke
  • Manager, Transitions Regions and Economic Development: Jean Le Roux
  • Manager, Skills & Work: Nick Carroll
  • Manager, Education and Population Agencies: Nicky Lynch

Office of the Chief Economic Adviser

Tim Ng – Chief Economic Adviser*

  • Manager, Economic Capability and Deputy Chief Economic Adviser: Diana Cook
  • Manager, Analytics & Insights: Meghan Stephens (acting)

Office of the Government Accountant

Paul Helm – Chief Government Accountant and Head of Government Finance Profession

  • Manager, Fiscal Reporting: Jayne Winfield
  • Manager, Strategic Performance Improvement: Megan Taylor
  • Manager, Investment Management & Asset Performance: Craig Murphy
  • Manager, Budget Management: Simon Duncan (acting)

Public Sector Management Directorate

Carolyn Palmer – Director

  • Manager, Justice, Security & Government Services: Colin Hall
  • Manager, Health & ACC: Jess Hewat
  • Manager, System Design & Strategy: John Marney
  • Manager, Welfare & Oranga Tamariki: Sam Tendeter
  • Manager, Quality of Advice: Tom Hall

Trevor Moeke - Poutiaki - Director, Te Ao Māori Strategy and Performance

* Note that the Chief Operating Officer and Chief Economic Adviser are also Deputy Secretaries on the Executive Leadership Team and do not have reporting Directors in their respective Directorates.


Last updated: 
Wednesday, 5 August 2020