Mr Geoff Bascand


Geoff was previously Deputy Governor of the Reserve Bank from 2013-2021 and a former chief executive of Statistics New Zealand.  He has also worked in the Treasury and the International Monetary Fund.

With a Master of Economics from the Australian National University, he has extensive experience in financial sector regulation, monetary policy and public sector management, overseeing some major projects. 

Geoff is a director and trustee of several entities, and council member for FINSIA, and occasional consultant. 

Geoff lives in the Wairarapa where he is involved in family and charitable volunteer activities.