3 Dec 2010

New president for BusinessNZ

6:02 am on 3 December 2010

Philip Broughton of Dunedin has been elected as president of BusinessNZ.

Mr Broughton is a partner in the Christchurch and Dunedin based business advisory and accounting firm Polson Higgs, and is the president of the Otago-Southland Employers Association.

He replaces outgoing president Trevor Goodwin.

Graham Mountford of the Employers & Manufacturers Association and Peter McKee of the Employers' Chamber of Commerce Central were elected as vice presidents.