board member

Christopher Ross Allen

Board Trustee

Chris has been in the UNICEF NZ Board since December 2015.

Chris is a chartered accountant and a member of Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand, the Institute of Directors, and is a Fellow of CPA Australia. In his current role as GM Corporate services at the Health Promotion Agency he is responsible for running the finance function and overseeing the support services team.Chris has had a long career in Finance and Management roles including audit and CFO roles in both the public and private sector.

Chris Chairs the Risk and Audit Committee of UNICEF NZ and represents UNICEFon the Children’s Foundation of UNICEF Board.

He is currently a volunteer member of the USAR Civil Defence NZ Response TeamRT8 based in Wellington.