HASANZ Independent Chair
phone 0274 508 465
Mike has over 20 years of experience as a business leader. He has held executive positions in manufacturing, consumer electronics, technology and supply chain companies in New Zealand and overseas, along with various governance positions. Most recently, Mike spent five years as head of CHEP New Zealand, a subsidiary of Brambles, a global supplier of supply chain solutions. He holds an MBA from Auckland University. Mike is actively committed to improving the health and safety of New Zealand workplaces. He is on the steering group of the Business Leaders’ Health and Safety Forum and has twice been a finalist in the leadership category of the New Zealand Workplace Health and Safety Awards. Mike is a member of the NZ Institute of Directors, He is President of youth development charity CISV NZ.
phone +64 27 229 9462
Philip leads the day to day operation of HASANZ and the implementation of its business strategy. He has a broad background in both the public and private sectors with extensive leadership experience across a range of membership, government, industry training and commercial organisations. When Chief Executive of InfraTrain New Zealand he chaired the Built Environment Training Alliance (BETA) and was closely involved in building capability in the high-risk infrastructure construction industry for the Christchurch rebuild. This spurred his active interest in promoting workplace health and safety.
Implementation Support Manager
phone +64 4 901 8777
Karen is responsible for the delivery of key projects, including the HASANZ Register - the first national, online register of workplace health and safety professionals. She has a solid background in service delivery and project management in the UK in the telecommunications industry and 15 years' experience in New Zealand's energy sector, ranging from advising on workplace H&S compliance to leading the Business team at the Energy Efficiency and Conservation Authority.