Acting Director, Financial Operations and Head of New Zealand Debt Management Office
Charles currently has acting responsibility for the activities of the New Zealand Debt Management Office (NZDMO) and the New Zealand Export Credit Office. Charles joined the Treasury in 2016 and is responsible for NZDMO's accounting and settlements functions. Charles has a background in the financial services sector, having held senior finance and operational roles in New Zealand and the United Kingdom. Prior to joining NZDMO Charles was Head of Finance Institutional, New Zealand, for ANZ. Charles graduated from Massey University with a Bachelor of Business Studies and is a Chartered Accountant.
Head of Portfolio Management
Matthew joined the Treasury in 2007 and has recently been appointed Head of Portfolio Management. He has significant experience in the management of foreign exchange and interest rate risk and is actively involved overseeing NZDMO's liquidity, market risk, and funding portfolios. Matthew holds a Master of Commerce degree from the University of Auckland where he studied Finance and Economics.
Kim joined the Treasury in June 2017 with eighteen years of private sector experience as a Market Strategist and Financial Analyst. As well as leading the development of the Core Crown Funding Strategy, Kim is also responsible for developing and implementing the NZDMO's investor relations strategy.
Prior to joining the Treasury, Kim was a Senior Market Strategist, specialising in interest rates and foreign exchange at the Bank of New Zealand. Kim has also worked extensively in Asia and the UK and spent almost a decade in London, primarily working as a Global Equity Strategist for JPMorgan investment bank.
Acting Head of Risk Policy and Balance Sheet
Katie is the acting Head of NZDMO Risk Policy and Balance Sheet at the New Zealand Treasury. This role is focused developing the risk management framework for the Crown's balance sheet and providing advice on risk management policy and operations. Katie joined the Treasury in September 2016. She is a Chartered Management Accountant with extensive experience across corporate finance, accounting and risk management functions for banks in New Zealand and overseas.
Acting Head of Accounting and Transactional Services
Ross is responsible for NZDMO's accounting and settlements functions. Ross is a Chartered Accountant with extensive accounting experience across both the public and banking sectors.
Head of Business Information
Daniel has responsibility for the delivery and operation of the technology systems used within the NZDMO. Daniel joined the Treasury in March 2014. He has a background in software development and delivery, specialising in financial markets trading, risk management and accounting systems. Daniel has a Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science from Victoria University of Wellington. He has also studied applied finance and is a certified Agile Coach and Scrum Master.