Gary Ward BCA, MBT

General Manager, Knowledge Services

As General Manager, Knowledge Services, Gary is responsible for applying Victoria University of Wellington's knowledge and expertise to capability- and capacity-building projects, particularly in development and education—in line with the University's mandate to be a global-civic university.

He brings a business background to the role, having qualified as a chartered accountant before spending eight years working in the reinsurance industry in Dublin, Ireland. During Gary's time with Wellington UniVentures (formerly Viclink) he has progressed from managing the finance function to managing the portfolio of programmes under the Knowledge Services banner, completing a Master of Business & Technology degree from the University of New South Wales along the way.