New Addition to the Committee for Auckland: Anne Blackburn Joins as Trustee
We are thrilled to announce that Anne Blackburn has accepted the role of Trustee for the Committee for Auckland. With her exceptional background and extensive experience, Anne brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise to Committee for Auckland.
Anne boasts an impressive professional journey, with noteworthy accomplishments in various fields. Before her distinguished banking career, she excelled as a journalist and diplomat, honing her communication and negotiation skills to great effect.
Anne actively serves on boards spanning the entire capital markets spectrum. Her involvement extends to retail banking, life insurance, superannuation, and funds management, highlighting her comprehensive understanding of these crucial sectors. Notably, she has held significant board positions in both stockbroking and venture investment, contributing to the growth and success of these industries.
Anne has demonstrated her commitment to community and public service through her pro bono work in the arts sector. Her involvement in a range of infrastructure businesses exemplifies her dedication to advancing and improving the foundations of our city.
Anne Blackburn’s appointment as Trustee for the Committee for Auckland reflects our ongoing commitment to bringing together accomplished individuals who are passionate about shaping the future of our vibrant city. Her extensive experience and expertise will undoubtedly contribute to our collective efforts in creating a prosperous and sustainable Auckland.
We would also like to take this opportunity to express our sincere gratitude to outgoing Trustee, Richard Didsbury, for his outstanding contribution and support of the Committee for Auckland during his long tenure. Richard’s efforts have made a significant impact, and we appreciate all that he has done.
Please join us in welcoming Anne to the Committee for Auckland. We look forward to her valuable contributions and the positive impact she will undoubtedly make in our pursuit of a thriving Auckland.