Finance

'Low-level' bullying at govt venture fund

Staff reporters
Thu, 01 Apr 2021

Former employment court judge Graeme Colgan has recommended change at the venture fund.
Staff reporters
Thu, 01 Apr 2021
A culture review into New Zealand Growth Capital Partners has found low-level bullying, but not harassment.The culture at the $300 million government venture fund has been under scrutiny since chief executive Richard Dellabarca suddenly left in August last year.NZGCP said in a statement former employment court Judge Graeme Colgan’s investigation found past instances of low-level bullying, and he also found there were some perceptions of an underlying culture of gender discrimination and of disrespectful and inappropriate workplace conduct...

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