Chair of Sharesies and Infratil
Alison is a non-executive director with deep experience in the financial services and infrastructure sectors. She is chair of Infratil and Sharesies and a director of ANZ Bank and Air New Zealand. She is also former deputy chair of Kiwibank and a former director of Spark ,TVNZ, NZX and Vero. Alison has more than 20 years of executive experience working for both corporates and financial institutions in New Zealand, Australia and Asia in trading, finance and risk roles. Her last executive role was at Lion in Sydney as Group Treasurer. Alison was also a visiting fellow at Macquarie University for 12 years teaching on the Masters of Applied Finance program. Prior to moving back to New Zealand in 2007 she worked for a not-for profit in Singapore.
Alison and her husband live in Arrowtown and own and operate an avocado business in Northland.