Patron: Her Excellency, The Right Honourable Dame Cindy Kiro, GNZM, QSO, Governor-General of New Zealand

A New Zealand perspective: the state of global dairy trade

Guest Speaker: Deborah Roche
Deputy Director General Policy and Trade, Ministry for Primary Industries

Event Date: Thursday 15th October 2015
Event Time: 5:30 pm-7:00 pm

Event Location: Bell Gully
Level 21, HP Tower, 171 Featherston Street, Wellington, 6011.

Please note no building access after 6pm.

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deborah-roacheDeborah joined as the Deputy Director General Policy in late February 2013. Prior to joining MPI, Deborah was seconded to the Department of the Prime Minister and Cabinet for 18 months where she was the advisor on State services, Better Public Services, Defence and Sport and Recreation. She remains a member of the Officials Committee on Economic Growth and Infrastructure.

Deborah’s previous roles included Deputy Director General Strategy and Systems Performance at the Ministry of Health; Deputy Director Strategy at the Department of Health in the United Kingdom; ran the health and social care section of a leading UK think tank; guest lectured at the London School of Economics and prior to this was a sports physiotherapist.

Deborah holds an MSc (London School of Economics), MAppSc (University of South Australia), CertTT (Waikato Polytechnic) and a DipPhys (Auckland Institute of Technology).

Deborah will present on:

“A New Zealand perspective: the state of global dairy trade”

Topics include:

  • Where things are now
  • Key global issues
  • Dynamic of markets
  • Impact of a changing China
  • With change comes opportunities
  • The New Zealand position
  • The so what for NZ

Bell Gully

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