Derek Gill

Principal Economist


In recent years Derek has extensively researched, taught and published on a range of public policy and management issues, while based at the Institute of Policy Studies at Victoria University.

Derek's previous experience spans work in the public and private not-for-profit sectors and included roles; as a general manager in a service delivery organisation, with the OECD and central agencies in New Zealand, as well as a diplomat and policy advisor. Derek has served as a long-standing Board Chair and Treasurer on a number of voluntary organisations.

Derek has a passion for public management and public policy and has been applying economic and financial analysis to a range of practical policy problems for his entire working career.


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BA (Hons) | Dip Acc | MA

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