Jo Perez
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Jo Perez

Department of Corrections / Ara Poutama Aotearoa

Deputy chief executive, finance, planning and assurance

  • Joined Corrections in 2018 as CFO.
  • Leads a team providing specialist advice and support to finance, audit, integrity risk and security, legal services and the enterprise portfolio management office, and operational support to the Parole Board.
  • Previous private-sector roles at Trade Me, OSPRI, Merck, AXA, Spark and KPMG Assurance.


Finance Manager
Jan 2006 - Dec 2009
Chief Financial Officer / Director
Nov 2009 - Jul 2016
GM Corporate Services
Jul 2016 - Mar 2017
Trade Me
Investor Relations Manager / Financial Controller, Acting CFO / Investor Relations
Sep 2017 - May 2018
Department of Corrections / Ara Poutama Aotearoa
Deputy Chief Executive Finance, Planning & Assurance, Chief Financial Officer
May 2018 - Present

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