The Electricity Authority has appointed one of the government’s senior energy policy advisors as its new chief executive. Gavin Evans reports for BusinessDesk.
Fletcher Building has picked up KiwiRail chief executive Peter Reidy to head the company's construction division, which oversees the problematic Buildings + Interiors unit.
Xero said it's appointed Kirsty Godfrey-Billy as its new chief financial officer, replacing Sankar Narayan who is set to leave amid the latest executive reshuffle for the Wellington-based accounting software developer.
A2 Milk Co's new managing director and chief executive Jayne Hrdlicka will start on July 16, replacing Geoff Babidge who had been in the role since 2010.
TSB Bank has hired the former head of Warehouse Group's short-lived financial services unit Donna Cooper as its new chief executive, replacing long-serving Kevin Murphy who departed at the start of the year.
Fonterra Cooperative Group says it welcomes the appointment of Bao Xiufei as general manager of Beingmate Baby & Child Food.
Spark New Zealand, the country's biggest telecommunications company, said it appointed Melissa Anastasiou to its so-called leadership squad, effective immediately, while it also hired Matt Bain, who starts as marketing director, a newly-created role, in November.
Leon Clement, formerly Fonterra Cooperative Group's managing director of Fonterra Brands New Zealand, has been hired as Synlait Milk's new chief executive starting in mid-August.
Fletcher Building's outgoing chair Ralph Norris announced the board's audit and risk committee chair Bruce Hassall will succeed him when he steps down from the troubled building company in September.
New Zealand Refining has named Mike Fuge as its new chief executive, tapping a manager with experience in renewable energy as the company seeks to engage with the government over its policy of reaching net zero carbon emissions by 2050.