Air New Zealand: Appointment of Chief Financial Officer

Mon 10 June 2002: Air New Zealand announces that Mr Shane Warbrick has been appointed as Chief Financial Officer with immediate effect.

Mr Warbrick has been serving as Acting Chief Financial Officer of Air New Zealand since December last year. He was formerly Group Investment Director of the Fletcher Challenge Group.

Welcoming the appointment, Mr Ralph Norris, Chief Executive Officer said: “Shane has in the past few months demonstrated his abilities in quickly developing an understanding of the complexities of Air New Zealand as a business. Shane`s appointment will ensure stability in the financial function and I look forward to working with him.”