Mark Verbiest
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Mark Verbiest

Meridian

Chair

  • Appointed October 2019, after joining the board in March 2017.
  • Professional company director, chairs Summerset Group Holdings and Freightways, director of ANZ NZ.
  • A former director of the Financial Markets Authority, former chairman of both Spark and Transpower, and former member of the Advisory Board to NZ Treasury.
  • Has had significant involvement and experience in the energy and technology sectors, as well as capital markets.

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