Deloitte partner Paul Munro is the new chief executive of Christchurch City Holdings Limited (CCHL), the commercial arm of the Christchurch City Council.
Munro is a corporate finance partner at Deloitte and heads the firm’s South Island practice.
He was recently appointed to the role chief executive by human resource and recruitment company Decipher Group.
Munro is a director of Central Plains Water and a member of the University of Canterbury Students Association advisory board. He will step down from the board of Orion New Zealand in which CCHL’s investment has a stake.
Munro will take up his position at CCHL in August, replacing Bob Lineham, who is retiring this month after 23 years in charge.