Lisa Tipping
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Lisa Tipping

Museum of New Zealand / Te Papa Tongarewa

Chief finance and operations officer

  • Public-sector commercial experience in executive management, consulting, and governance roles.
  • Previously an independent consultant, leading projects including finance function improvement, cross-government procurement, strategy execution, and the development of shared services models.
  • Has held executive roles at Housing NZ and Standards NZ, chaired the Audit and Risk committee at Te Wananga o Aotearoa, and held senior consulting roles at EY and Arthur Andersen.


LT Consulting
Independent Consultant/Contractor
Apr 2013 - Mar 2016
Museum of New Zealand / Te Papa Tongarewa
Te Mātanga-rewa | Chief Finance and Operations Officer, Chief Operating Officer (Acting), Chief Financial Officer
May 2016 - Present
Philanthropy New Zealand
Independent member - Finance, Audit & Risk Committee
Nov 2017 - Dec 2019
Springboard Arts Trust
May 2018 - Jul 2021
Ministry of Social Development / Te Manatū Whakahiato Ora
Member, Risk & Audit Committee
Mar 2021 - Present

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