Andrew Simpson
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Andrew Simpson

GNS Science / Te Pū Ao

General manager, business services

  • Appointed July 2019.
  • Previously held executive roles overseas in higher education.
  • Most recently vice-president for finance and operations at the University of British Columbia.
  • Earlier served as chief operating officer at Victoria University of Wellington and vice-principal of operations and finance at Queen’s University.


Victoria University of Wellington
Chief Operating Offocer
Jan 2009 - Dec 2015
University of British Columbia
Vice President, Finance and Operations
Jan 2015 - Dec 2018
Simpson Advisory
Senior Advisor
Jan 2019 - Mar 2020
GNS Science / Te Pū Ao
General Manager
Jul 2019 - Present
Prager & Company
Senior Advisor
Apr 2020 - Present

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