Ichor is pleased to announce the appointment of Peter Cox to the position of Chief of Operations APEC21 at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade.
Peter was most recently the Manager within the High Performance Facilities and Major Events at Sport New Zealand, a role he had held since 2013. Here, he was responsible for developing national event strategy and delivery plans for major events such as the 2015 Cricket World Cup, the World Masters Games and the Rugby League World Cup.
Prior to this, he was General Manager of the iconic Ellerslie International Flower Show, which attracted approximately 60,000 visitors annually.
Earlier, he held General Manager roles for a number of organisations including New Zealand's first professional football club and a sport centre run by a large tertiary institution.
Originally from South Africa, Peter's earlier background was in academics where he lectured at a noted university in Port Elizabeth.
He commences his new role in February 2019.