Panellist: Phil O’Reilly

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About Phil

Phil O'Reilly ONZM is the Managing Director of Iron Duke Partners, a public policy advisory firm located in Wellington. With his extensive experience and advocacy, he is a renowned global business leader.

Recently, he served as the Chair of the Board of Business at OECD in Paris, which represents businesses in OECD member states. He was also a member of the Governing Body of the International Labour Organisation based in Geneva.

Phil has collaborated with the B20, providing counsel to G20 leaders, and has been a member of the APEC Business Advisory Council (ABAC).

His governance and advisory roles have covered a broad spectrum of areas, such as trade, sustainability, diversity, pay equity, manufacturing, tertiary education, child poverty, social welfare, and the future of work, for both New Zealand and overseas organisations.

Previously, he held the position of Chief Executive at BusinessNZ, the country's foremost business advocacy group that represents businesses of all sizes.