ONZM, BA, AMP (Harvard), CMInstD
Independent Non-Executive Director
Term of office: Appointed director 1 September 2018, last elected 2021 annual meeting.
Board committees: Chair of the Safety, Health, Environment and Sustainability Committee, Member of the Audit and Risk Committee and Member of the Nominations Committee
Doug brings considerable business leadership and commercial experience, as the former CEO of major manufacturing and distribution businesses in New Zealand and Australia, such as Lion Nathan, Carter Holt Harvey, Goodman Fielder, Sealord and Independent Liquor. He was the inaugural CEO of the amalgamated Auckland Council until the end of 2013.
In 2015, Doug was made an Officer of the New Zealand Order of Merit for services to business and local government. Doug is the Chair of Bank of New Zealand and Eden Park Trust Board and is a director of IAG New Zealand Limited, National Australia Bank Limited, and Vector Limited.