SSC cans executive search, confirms Carolyn Tremain as MBIE chief executive

Pattrick Smellie
Mon, 13 Aug 2018

By Pattrick Smellie Aug. 14 (BusinessDesk) - The acting chief executive for the Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment, Carolyn Tremain, has been confirmed as the permanent replacement for David Smol, who left the position more than a year ago. Cabinet papers released with the decision show that the State Services Commissioner, Peter Hughes, put the search for a replacement on hold before the 2017 election and then waited while the new government identified its policy priorities and MBIE's urban and housing policy responsibilitie...

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