Greg Patchell
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Greg Patchell

Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment / Hīkina Whakatutuki

Deputy chief executive, digital, data and insights

  • Leads the digital, data and insights group overseeing ICT, research, evaluation, data governance and change programmes.
  • Previously head of Immigration NZ, deputy chief executive for MBIE’s Market Services group and acting DCE of its corporate, governance and information group.
  • Was deputy secretary for commercial solutions at the former Ministry of Economic Development (MED).
  • Joined MED in November 2009 as Chief Information Officer
  • Earlier a consultant in technology and management, with experience in finance and banking.
  • Holds a BSc in computer science from Massey University.

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