Ichor is pleased to announce the appointment of Deborah Roche to the position of Chief Governance Officer at the Accident Compensation Corporation (ACC).
Deborah is currently the Deputy Director-General, Policy and Trade at the Ministry for Primary Industries, a role she has held for the past five years.
Prior to this, she was lead Policy Advisor to the Department of the Prime Minister and Cabinet. Earlier leadership roles within the health sector include Deputy Director-General - Policy, Ministry of Health and previously Deputy Director at the Department of Health in London.
With an extensive background in the public sector, Deborah's involvement with Crown entities commenced at the Ministry of Health, where she monitored up to eight District Health Boards, including developing close working relationships with their respective Boards.
As a thought leader with the proven ability to lead strategic initiatives across the natural resources and health sectors, Deborah brings to this position a thorough understanding of cross-government collaboration.
She commences her new role in January 2018.