Mercury NZ appoints new Future Director

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by Rachael Jones

New Zealand electricity company Mercury (ASX:MCY) has appointed Anna Lissaman as its next Future Director, effective this month.

Ms Lissaman is currently the Director of People & Talent at TVNZ.

It is the third time Mercury has appointed a Future Director.

The programme aims to improve the pipeline of younger talent coming into governance.

Anna’s appointment runs until 31 December 2019.

One of Mercury’s previous Future Directors, Nicky Ashton, has recently been appointed to her first independent directorship, joining the board of The Co-operative Bank.

Shares in Mercury (ASX:MCY) flat at $3.01.

Rachael Jones

Finance News Network
Rachael comes to FNN after working for Fairfax Media covering international breaking news, including the global economy and politics. She joined FNN in February 2018. She has reported on Australia’s finance news for various organisations since 2000 and has also interviewed a number of key business players, including Bill Gates. Rachael has also worked across a number of countries, including the UK and the US.