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Assistant Governor / General Manager - Governance, Strategy & Corporate RelationsReserve Bank of New Zealand

On behalf of the Reserve Bank of New Zealand, Ichor is pleased to announce the appointment of Simone Robbers to the role of Assistant Governor/General Manager – Governance, Strategy & Corporate Relations. This position is responsible for the Bank’s strategic planning and performance, communications, legal, risk and audit teams, and the Board secretariat.

As New Zealand's central bank, the Reserve Bank is primarily a policy organisation with three main purposes. It ensures that, throughout the economy, money works as well as possible as a mechanism for making transactions, storing value, and keeping account.

Simone’s background includes a wealth of public and private sector experience. She was most recently the Director of Strategy, Risk and Assurance at the Financial Markets Authority. Simone's previous experience includes time spent at the Securities Commission and in the private sector in banking and wealth management, as well as in legal firms.

Simone commences her role in February 2019.