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Our structure

Directorates and Managers

Budget Directorate

Stacey Wymer – Director

  • Manager, Budget Management: Tom Hall

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: Emma Beale (acting)
  • Manager, Financial Institutions: Joe Sant
  • Manager, Capital Markets Policy: to be appointed
  • 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 Maureena van der Lem
  • Manager, National Infrastructure Unit: David Taylor
  • Manager, Housing & Urban Growth: John Beaglehole (acting)
  • Manager, Governance & Appointments: Gael Webster

Corporate and Shared Services

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
  • Chief People Officer: Fiona Foster
    • Human Resources Managers: Gwen O'Brien, Margaret Cassie, Ben Jessep
    • Manager Ahikā, Facilities and Business Support: Kelly Coburn
  • Chief Financial Officer: Glenn McStay
  • Chief Information Officer: Tom Byrne

Organisational Strategy and Performance Directorate

Lisa Barrett - Acting Director

  • Manager, Governance and Accountability: Jordan Ward (acting)
  • Manager, Agile Team: Jordan Ward
  • Manager, Ministerial Advisory Services: Jean McDowall (until 5 Feb); Kosal Kong (acting)

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

Economic Strategy Directorate

Melody Guy and Mark Vink – Acting Directors

  • Manager, Economic Policy: Alastair Cameron (acting)
  • Managers, Economic Strategy: Erin King and Pip van der Scheer (acting)
  • Manager, Regulatory Strategy: Geraldine Treacher (acting)

Growth & Public Services Directorate

Vicki Plater – Director

  • 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)
  • Director, RBNZ Act Review: Tamiko Bayliss

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

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: Keiran Kennedy

Andrew Rutledge - Head of the Office of the Secretary

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: 
Monday, 1 February 2021