Alan McDonald


Alan McDonald leads the Government Relations and Strategy activities of the Employers and Manufacturers Association (EMA). The EMA has a focus on “Helping Business Succeed,” and encourages all its members to conduct business in an ethical, responsible and regulatory compliant manner.

A former journalist and Corporate Affairs professional focused on reputational and crisis management, ethics and transparency have always been at the core of Alan’s professional life. He believes New Zealand’s long-standing reputation as a safe, transparent and ethical place to do business is critical to our ongoing economic success in a highly competitive and difficult international market.

Current term ends December