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Adrienne Duarte

Adrienne joined BNZ in September 2012 as the bank's first female Chief Financial Officer (CFO).
Adrienne comes to BNZ from the National Australia Bank Group where, over the course of 12 years, she's held several General Manager roles, including her most recent one since 2012 as General Manager, Group Performance and Planning. This involved developing insights to assist the Group Executive set the Group performance agenda, including performance improvement initiatives and setting financial targets and plans across the Group.
Prior to that, Adrienne's General Manager roles at Group level, included 8 years in the Groups internal Mergers & Acquisition team where she managed various transactions for the bank, including the sale of its Irish banking subsidiaries. Before joining the Group, Adrienne's career was based in the advisory world in corporate finance and strategy consulting, where she held roles with KPMG consulting, and Marakon Associates, London.
When she's not being CFO, Adrienne and husband, David, can be found exploring Auckland's walking tracks with their two Siberian huskies, Jessie and Misha. She's also learning to fly planes and is interested in numismatics, the study or collection of currencies.
Adrienne Duarte
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Bank of New Zealand


Previous Position 1: Various General Manager Roles
Organisation: National Australia Bank
Period: 2001 - 2012

Previous Position 2: National Leader - Business Strategy Consulting
Organisatoin: KPMG Consulting
Period: 1998 - 2001

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Institution: London Business School
Degree: AGSM 1993 (Exchange Programme with London Business School)
End Year: 1993

Institution: Australian Graduate School of Management
Degree: MBA (Distinction)
End Year: 1993

Institution: Institute of Chartered Accountants
End Year: 1990

Institution: Australian National University
Degree: Bachelor of Economics
End Year: 1987


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