On Wednesday 11 September, The New Zealand Business & Parliament Trust and the Rt Hon Mr Speaker Trevor Mallard MP hosted the President’s Dinner for the Trust’s corporate chief executives inside the Speakers Lounge at New Zealand Parliament Buildings.

The special Parliamentary guests included David Seymour MP Leader of the ACT Party as well as Barbara Kuriger MP and Andrew Bayly MP who represented the New Zealand National Party. 

During the dinner corporate chief executives were updated on the Trust’s activities and had an opportunity to discuss various matters of interest with each other and representatives of Parliament.

Corporate chief executives who attended included; Joanna Breare, Todd Energy , Felix Richter, Marsden Maritime Holdings Ltd, Alex Lagny, Veolia (New Zealand), Gabriel Selischi, OMV New Zealand, Elisabeth Champion, GSK New Zealand, Guy Waipara, NZ Post, and Simon Mander, Metro Performance Glass.