New NZ Leader Appointed

April 2017

Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand has announced that Peter Vial will become its New Zealand Country Head.

Peter has been Chartered Accountants ANZ’s tax lead in New Zealand for the past four years. He is a respected authority on tax in New Zealand. Peter was an Associate Professor at the University of Auckland; worked in a senior role in tax at PwC for 12 years and is a former New Zealand Trade Commissioner to Germany.

Peter replaces Kirsten Patterson who leaves Chartered Accountants ANZ to join the Institute of Directors as CEO.