Christine Bennett

GM - Government Information Services

Department of Internal Affairs

New Zealand

Christine Bennett’s work experience spans both the private and public sectors. She has a successful track record in marketing, analytics, strategy, product and channel development for small start-ups as well as in the banking and telecommunications industries. Christine joined the Department of Internal Affairs in 2011 working for the Service Delivery and Operations branch of the Department as Director of Branch Development and Support, where (amongst other things) she introduced a strong focus on the citizen through evidence based decision making, user centred design and agile an approach to delivery.  Christine is passionate about combining these things with digital, to support the public sector to deliver great outcomes for NZ and NZers and has been able to put that passion to good use in her new role as General Manager of Government Information Services.