Christina Leung

Alister Van der Maas

Christina heads up Membership Services, where she looks after NZIER’s economic forecasts and analysis of the Quarterly Survey of Business Opinion.

She has fourteen years’ experience in the public and private sectors, having also worked at the Reserve Bank of New Zealand and ASB Bank. Besides helping clients to use forecasts to plan for the years ahead with confidence, Christina has also worked with a wide range of clients looking at topical issues including the benefits of decongesting the Auckland traffic network, regional labour shortages and developments in the construction sector.

Christina is regularly sought after by the media to provide commentary on key developments in the economy and financial markets, and features on a weekly Your Money Your Business slot on the AM Show.

Christina holds a Bachelor of Commerce with first class honours in Economics from the University of Auckland, and has been a CFA charter-holder since 2010.