Nick Jeffs

Head of Performance and Corporate Relations

Nick Jeffs joined the Reserve Bank in August 2019 as Head of Performance and Corporate Relations, one of three departments under the Governance, Strategy and Corporate Relations group.

The Performance and Corporate Relations team is responsible for ensuring that the Bank effectively prioritises, plans and measures its activities, makes the most of its engagements with domestic and international stakeholders and drives forward key strategic work-streams focused on Climate Change, Te Ao Māori and the South Pacific.

Before joining the Bank, Nick worked for the United Kingdom’s financial services regulator (FCA) doing a range of roles, including advising the Executive Director for Communications and International, managing a strategic communications team, and then running Brexit communications and engagement. Prior to that, Nick spent five years working for Te Puni Kōkiri on law reform and governance issues.

Nick holds a BA (Hons), BCom, and Masters in Communications.