Top Auckland Council exec quits for Fletcher

Andrew McKenzie

Free audio stream, including stories that are padlocked on our site. Listen on any device, anywhere. Updated twice daily. The audio stream takes several seconds to start on Android devices.

Launch Radio player

Auckland Council’s chief financial officer has quit, effective September 30.

Andrew McKenzie will take a position with Fletcher Building [NZX: FBU]. The NZX-listed building company confirmed Mr McKenzie had taken up a position at the firm but has not said what role.

Auckland Council chief executive Stephen Town says Mr McKenzie made an outstanding contribution to the successful establishment of the Auckland Council.

Mr McKenzie won the chief financial officer of the year award at the 2013 New Zealand CFO Summit Awards. A council press release said the award judges considered Mr McKenzie to be someone who “thinks strategically and executes successfully.”

The council says it is recruiting for a replacement. 

vyoung@nbr.co.nz

 


Got a question about this story? Leave it in Comments & Questions below.

This article is tagged with the following keywords. Find out more about MyNBR Tags

NZ Market Snapshot

Forex

Sym Price Change
USD 0.6355 -0.0031 -0.49%
AUD 0.9124 0.0022 0.24%
EUR 0.5707 -0.0037 -0.64%
GBP 0.4173 -0.0014 -0.33%
HKD 4.9262 -0.0245 -0.49%
JPY 75.7430 -0.9570 -1.25%

Commods

Commodity Price Change Time
Gold Index 1124.0 -9.100 2015-09-03T00:
Oil Brent 51.5 0.240 2015-09-03T00:
Oil Nymex 47.3 0.460 2015-09-03T00:
Silver Index 14.7 0.040 2015-09-03T00:

Indices

Symbol Open High Last %
NZX 50 5569.7 5573.0 5569.7 -0.41%
NASDAQ 4763.1 4800.2 4750.0 -0.35%
DAX 10161.4 10380.4 10048.0 2.68%
DJI 16364.3 16550.1 16351.4 0.14%
FTSE 6083.3 6215.7 6083.3 1.82%
HKSE 21101.4 21288.5 21531.2 -2.77%
NI225 18359.5 18481.6 18095.4 1.42%