Guardians of NZ Super has appointed John Williamson as the Kiwi sovereign fund’s chair, replacing Catherine Drayton who is stepping down at the end of this week. 

Williamson, whose term as chair will begin on 1 March, joined the Guardians Board in May 2016, and has chaired the board’s Employee Policy and Remuneration Committee since April 2021. 

Drayton had been the fund’s chair since April 2021.