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RiskNZ Auckland Breakfast Networking Session

The future of Auckland’s economic development, tourism and major events


Kia ora,

Join us at RiskNZ’s Breakfast Networking Session to hear Nick Hill, Chief Executive of Auckland Tourism, Events and Economic Development (ATEED) talk about the future of Auckland’s economic development, tourism and major events

ATEED is a council-controlled organisation (CCO) established to lift Auckland’s economic well-being and enhance the region’s performance as the growth engine of New Zealand's economy. ATEED is tasked with developing tourism, delivering events and improving the economic performance of the region and international awareness of Auckland as a desirable place to visit, live, work, invest and do business.

ATEED champions a co-ordinated approach to all aspects of business sector development, working with central government and private sector organisations to maximise benefits for Auckland. This role is vital to Auckland’s success.


Nick_Hill.pngNick Hill joined Auckland Tourism, Events & Economic Development in the role of Chief Executive in August 2017.

Nick has extensive experience across the private and public sector. This includes the Chief Executive role with the Commerce Commission, and leading the formation of Sport and Recreation New Zealand (SPARC, now known as Sport New Zealand).

He also has significant experience in the energy sector, having worked 10 years with ECNZ and Fletcher Energy in New Zealand, and with Santos in Australia.

Before joining ATEED, Nick was a Partner of specialist New Zealand public policy and management consulting firm Martin Jenkins – which he joined in 2011 to establish the firm’s Auckland practice.



Date: Thursday, 20 September 2018

Venue: ATEED offices, 139 Quay Street, Auckland

Schedule (*):
7am to 7.30 am - Networking over light breakfast
7.30am to 8am - Presentation
8am to 8.45am - Networking

*These timings are a guideline and are subject to change

Bookings are essential as we need to have adequate seating and catering. If you have any special dietary requirements, please let us know when you order your ticket.

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Nga mihi,

The team at RiskNZ