Cameron Bagrie - Chief Economist
Cameron has been at the Bank since 1999 and leads the economics team. Prior to working at ANZ Cameron cut his teeth at the NZ Treasury. A jack of all trades Cameron oversees all outputs from the team.
David Croy - Senior Rates Strategist
David joined the NZ Economics team in 2008, having originally joined ANZ in the UK as the Bank's London-based market strategist. David brings with him 17 years of experience in interest rate markets, having held roles in portfolio management and strategy in NZ and the UK. The reports that David prepares include the Borrower's Strategy, Credit Focus and Monetary Policy Expectations Analysis. He also provides input into other publications in Australia and New Zealand, including: the Rates Strategy Update; Quarterly Economic Forecasts; Morning Focus; and the Market Focus.
Sharon Zöllner - Senior Economist
Sharon joined the Economics team in 2010. She started her career as a macroeconomist at the Reserve Bank of New Zealand in 1998, and has also worked at the Central Bank of Norway. Her role includes day-to-day monitoring of core economic developments, undertaking specific research and assisting in the publication of key outputs include: the Morning Focus; Market Focus; and Quarterly Economic Forecasts. Sharon also has specific responsibility for forecasting credit growth, our Job Ads release and the Truckometer.
Philip Borkin - Senior Economist
Philip recently returned to working at ANZ after a five year stint with Goldman Sachs in both Auckland and Sydney covering the New Zealand and Australian economies. He previously worked at ANZ in the Economics team between 2006 and 2009 in Wellington. Philip’s day-to-day activities include monitoring economic developments, responsibility for maintaining and producing the core economic forecasts (i.e. GDP) and assisting in the publication of key outputs, including: Morning Focus; Market Focus; and Quarterly Economic Forecasts. Philip also has a particular interest in undertaking specific research projects on topical areas of interest.
Con Williams - Rural Economist
Con joined the Bank as the Rural Economist in 2010. Prior to this, Con was an economist at the Meat & Wool New Zealand. As the team's dedicated rural economist his role includes all things rural, including responsibility for the Agri Focus and Commodity Price Index publications.
Kyle Uerata - Regional Economist / Statistician
Kyle started with the ANZ in 2015. Kyle was previously employed at Statistics New Zealand. He oversees the team's statistical information, an array of regional information, the Business Outlook survey and other proprietary indicators. The reports that Kyle prepares include: the Regional Trends and Banking Momentum Gauge. Kyle is the 'go to' person for economic statistics.