Reserve Bank Chief Information Officer appointed

Release date
30 May 2007

The Reserve Bank today announced the appointment of Tanya Harris as the Bank's Chief Information Officer and Head of Knowledge Services Group.

As Chief Information Officer, Ms Harris is responsible for the Bank's information management and technology.

Ms Harris has worked at the Bank for the last five years as Head of Human Resources, and prior to that was a Human Resources Manager with the New Zealand Treasury.

This move follows the resignation of Yogesh Anand, who will be taking up a position as Head of Information Technology Services for the Bank for International Settlements.

Ms Harris said she was looking forward to a new challenge and working with a great team of people in the Knowledge Services Group.

Ms Harris takes up her appointment in July.

For further information contact
Anthea Black
Communications Adviser
Ph 04 471 3767, 021 222 5225, anthea.black@rbnz.govt.nz