Lisa Thompson

Lisa Thompson
  • General Manager, Customers

Lisa leads NZTE’s Customer Team and is responsible for NZTE’s work with companies and coalitions throughout New Zealand. 

She has considerable experience in international business and sales.

Lisa joined NZTE in 2016 as a Customer Manager, working with premium consumer brands.

Prior to this, she spent 16 years working for Icebreaker in a number of roles across multiple global markets, including as General Manager Icebreaker USA where she was responsible for leading a team to improve profit performance and grow brand awareness. She also held sales positions in Australia and was General Manager of Icebreaker’s New Zealand business.

Lisa also has commercial experience in the media, hospitality and transport sectors. 

Board roles have included the Children’s Cancer Association, and the Portland Development Commission Outdoor and Athlete Advisory Board. 

She is a Mum to four awesome kids and has a huge affinity for being outside.

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Street address:

BNZ Centre,
101 Cashel Street
Christchurch 8011

Postal address:

PO Box 468
Christchurch 8140

Phone: +64 3 372 7500

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