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 Craig Donaldson

Global CEO, Kea New Zealand

With a career spanning more than 25 years, Craig has held senior management positions at some of the world’s largest financial institutions, including the Royal Bank of Scotland, Deutsche Bank, Merrill Lynch and Banker’s Trust.


As the former head of the Royal Bank of Scotland’s Foreign Exchange Sales business, Craig led the division’s growth into the top five foreign exchange businesses in North America.


Most recent Craig has been the Global CEO of Kea New Zealand in Auckland.


Craig utilizes his networks & passion for relationships in his work at Kea NZ whose purpose is to reach and motivate expatriate Kiwis and ‘friends of New Zealand’ to increase their contribution to New Zealand


He holds a numbers of NZ Board & Advisory Board positions (the IceHouse, Well Foundation (Chairman) & mentors NZ Executives & University of Auckland Staff & Students with his practical Sales perspectives.


Craig owns a number of Auckland’s best-known commercial buildings, including The Department Store and Takapuna Beach Café.


Craig is married, with 3 Children & holds a BComm in Accounting from the University of Auckland.