Dominion Finance Group appointed Arkinsall as director of the company late last year. He is the CEO of the Investment Savings and Insurance Association of New Zealand, which represents investment fund managers and life insurance companies.
Knowles has been appointed to the newly created position of chief executive officer, New Zealand for Publicis Mojo. He was founder and CEO of advertising agency HKM.
Barker, previously retail operations manager for OPSM in Canberra and Sydney’s southern region, is the new general manager of OPSM New Zealand. She is based in Auckland.
John Drillien, Dan Love, Adam Maxwell
Tip Top Ice Cream Company has appointed Drillien (top) as general manager, sales and distribution, replacing Wayne Gooch who has been promoted to general manager, sales and distribution at Mainland Products. Love (middle), previously with DHL International in the UK, has been appointed general manager, human resources. Maxwell, also recently UK based, is the new marketing manager, ice-cream novelties.
Stone, managing director of Saatchi & Saatchi’s Auckland office, replaces Ian Christie as CEO of Saatchi & Saatchi New Zealand.
Standing brings over 12 years of hospitality management experience to his new position as chief executive officer of Mitchell Corp. He was most recently general manager of the Millennium Hotel in Christchurch.
Harcourts International has appointed management and sports psychologist Gilbert Enoka to head its two year old training division, The Harcourts Academy.
Tim Ford, Brian Kirtlan
Fulton Hogan has promoted Ford (left) to general manager, northern zone, covering the area north of the Bombay Hills. Kirtlan replaces Ford as regional manager in Auckland.
Gunnery has been appointed as senior manager, health insurance for Sovereign, new role for the company. She joins from the Allianz Group in Germany, where she was head of regional support and operations for the health insurance businesses worldwide.
National Car Rental has appointed Jack as corporate sales manager, new role, which represents an expansion for the company.