Elizabeth O’Neil

A graduate of University of Auckland Business School (BCom), Liz O’Neil is a Chartered Accountant (CAANZ) with experience in the brewing, telecommunications, pharmaceutical and dairy industries in a variety of financial and commercial roles for some of New Zealand’s largest companies.

After joining Fonterra in 2011, Liz held a number of Commercial roles at the Auckland head office until she was promoted in 2015 to Commercial Director, China Farms, based in Beijing, overseeing the commercial, financial, procurement and systems  functions of Fonterra’s dairy farming operations producing high quality raw milk for the local China market.

Liz is also on the Board of SpringBoard Trust, a charitable trust in New Zealand working within the New Zealand educational sector to assist principals enhance strategic leadership capability and was a Board member of New Zealand Badminton before relocated to Beijing.