Matt Cowley

Chief Executive Tauranga Business Chamber

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Matt Cowley is a rising star in New Zealand's business circles. Serving as Chief Executive of the Tauranga Business Chamber, Executive Director of the New Zealand Chambers of Commerce, Chair of the Local Government Business Forum, and former Tauranga City Council councillor, he's a champion for ensuring local government is set up to succeed and serve its communities well. With a wealth of experience in policy, business, and advocacy, Matt excels in connecting business and industries with local and central government. His unwavering dedication to local government reflects his strong conviction in its ability to spur economic and social advancement.