As Dr Lester Levy begins his tenure as chair of Auckland Transport, exciting things are happening at the organisation.
He is Chair of the Auckland and Waitemata District Health Boards, as well as Adjunct Professor of Leadership at the University of Auckland Business School and a director of Tonkin & Taylor.
Previous roles include Chief Executive of South Auckland Health, the New Zealand Blood Service and MercyAscot Private Hospital Group (where he was a founder). He has previous governance experience chairing private healthcare, film and television production and biotechnology enterprises.
He is a graduate of Medicine, an MBA, a Fellow of the New Zealand Institute of Management, and has previously been awarded the prestigious King’s Fund International Fellowship.
Video: Dr Lester Levy speaks to 3News about his commitment to transport in Auckland