Lisa Thompson
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Lisa Thompson

NZ Trade and Enterprise / Te Taurapa Tūhono

General manager, export customers

  • Joined NZTE in 2016.
  • Previously worked for Icebreaker for 16 years in global markets, including as general manager in both the US and NZ.
  • Commercial experience in media, hospitality and transport.
  • Board roles have included the Children's Cancer Association, Portland Outdoor and Athlete Development Commission, Parisian Neckwear and ilabb.

Career

Portland Development Commission Outdoor and Athlete Advisory Board
Board Member
Nov 2011 - Jul 2014
Children's Cancer Association
Board Member
Mar 2012 - Jul 2014
Mouthful Restaurant Group
General Manager
Sep 2014 - Apr 2015
ManaBus.com Limited
Business Development Contract
Jul 2015 - Mar 2016
NZ Trade and Enterprise / Te Taurapa Tūhono
General Manager - Customers, Customer Director, Customer Manager
Mar 2016 - Present

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