Video | Agriculture | Confidence | Economy | Energy | Employment | Finance | Media | Property | RBNZ | Science | SOEs | Tax | Technology | Telecoms | Tourism | Transport | Search

 


Institute of Directors announces new President Elect

21 December 2012

Institute of Directors announces new President Elect

Media Release

The Institute of Directors (IoD) today announced an election had been held for the position of President and Vice-President of the Institute of Director’s National Council.

Current Vice-President Stuart McLauchlan has been elected President and Council member Michael Stiassny, Vice-President. Both appointments will be confirmed and become effective at the IoD’s AGM in April 2013.

Denham Shale, Current IoD President said “It is my pleasure to announce Stuart McLauchlan as our President Elect. Stuart is a highly experienced director and chairman who has been involved with the Otago Southland Branch committee for many years, currently as Chair. He is also currently Chairman of PHARMAC, UDC Finance Ltd, Scott Technology Ltd and Dunedin International Airport. His appointment is significant for the IoD as it is the first time that the role of President of the Institute of Directors has been held by someone from the Otago Southland branch in almost 20 years.”

“I’m also pleased to announce Michael Stiassny as Vice-President Elect. Michael is a highly experienced businessman, director and chairman who is currently Chair of the Auckland branch of the IoD and of Vector Ltd. I’m sure that under Stuart and Michael’s guidance the IoD will continue to go from strength to strength.”

Stuart and Michael will take up their new roles in April 2013.
ENDS

© Scoop Media

 
 
 
 
 
Business Headlines | Sci-Tech Headlines

 

What Winter? Temperature Records Set For June 20-22

The days around the winter soltice produced a number of notably warm tempertaures. More>>

Conservation Deal: New Kākāpō Recovery Partnership Welcomed

Conservation Minister Maggie Barry says the new kakapo recovery partnership between DOC and Meridian Energy is great news for efforts to save one of New Zealand’s most beloved birds. More>>

ALSO:

Tech Sector Report: Joyce Warns Asian Tech Investors View NZ As Hobbits And Food

Speaking in Wellington at the launch of a report showcasing the value of the technology sector to the New Zealand economy, Joyce said more had to be done to tell the country's technology stories overseas. More>>

ALSO:

Mediaglommeration: APN Gets OIO Approval For Demerger Plan

APN News & Media has received Overseas Investment Office approval for its plan to split out its NZME unit ahead of a potential merger with rival Fairfax Media's New Zealand operations. More>>

New Paper: Ninety-Day Trial Period Has No Impact On Firms' Hiring

The introduction of a 90-day trial period has had no impact on hiring by New Zealand companies although they are now in widespread use, according to researchers at Motu Economic and Public Policy Research. More>>

ALSO:

Corrections: Serco Exits Equity Stake, Remains As Operator

Serco has sold its equity stake in the company that holds the contract to design, build and run Wiri Prison in South Auckland but continues as sub-contractor to operate the facility. More>>

GDP: NZ Economy Grows Faster-Than-Forecast 0.7%

New Zealand's economy grew at a faster pace than expected in the first quarter of 2016 as construction expanded at the quickest rate in two years. The kiwi dollar jumped after the data was released. More>>

ALSO:

Get More From Scoop

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Business
Search Scoop  
 
 
Powered by Vodafone
NZ independent news