Louise Zacest

Acting Divisional Chief Executive, Healthcare of New Zealand

Louise has more than 25 years experience in the private and public health and financial services sectors. With a background in strategy, investment and product, service and new venture development Louise is passionate about quality services that meet the needs of clients and innovation that helps shape the future.

On joining HealthCare NZ in October 2017, she led the Strategy and Service development team.  This work focused on service design, quality improvement and risk management, strategic business development, marketing and communications, and clinical advisory services.

She also works closely with cultural advisers, including the organisation’s Maori health leadership group, Te Ahi Ka.

Find out more about the HealthCare New Zealand division, which delivers community health, rehabilitation and nursing services.