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Tourism New Zealand markets New Zealand to the world as a visitor destination.

Staff in our international offices work with members of the travel trade and media, and carry out consumer marketing activities to encourage people to visit New Zealand.

In New Zealand we support our team overseas with innovative marketing and communications, and also coordinate our international media programme. Additionally, key business functions including finance, corporate affairs and people are managed in Wellington and Auckland.

For New Zealand media enquiries, contact the Communications Manager on 021 624 170.

New Zealand

Tourism New Zealand has two offices in New Zealand - the Auckland office, home to the Chief Executive, Directors of Marketing and Trade, PR and Major Events and the GM Finance and IT.

Our Wellington office is home to the GMs Corporate Affairs and People.

Auckland

Physical Address
147 Victoria Street West, AUCKLAND
Postal Address
PO Box 91 893, Auckland Mail Centre, AUCKLAND
Tel.
+64 9 914 4780
Fax.
+64 4 917 5495

Leadership team

Tourism New Zealand's Chief Executive; Directors of Marketing and Trade, PR and Major Events; and General Manager Finance and IT, are based in Auckland. The General Managers of Corporate Affairs and People are based in Wellington. Tourism New Zealand's leadership team also includes three off-shore General Managers.

Kevin Bowler
Chief Executive
Chief Executive
Leah McDonald
Executive Assistant to the Chief Executive
Executive Assistant to the Chief Executive
Andrew Fraser
Director Marketing
Director Marketing
Vicki Higgins
Executive Assistant to Andrew Fraser
Executive Assistant to Andrew Fraser
Justin Watson
Director Trade, PR and Major Events
Director Trade, PR and Major Events
Caroline Jones
Executive Assistant to Justin Watson
Executive Assistant to Justin Watson
Sue Parcell
General Manager Finance and IT
General Manager Finance and IT

Marketing

The Marketing team is responsible for the advertising campaign and marketing partnership activity in our offshore markets. Youth and special interest teams are based in Auckland, with the regional marketing communications teams based in our offshore offices. The group is also responsible for the integration of Tourism New Zealand's brand, marketing insights as well as leading www.newzealand.com, our consumer travel website.

Andrew Fraser
Director Marketing
Director Marketing
Vicki Higgins
Executive Assistant to Andrew Fraser
Executive Assistant to Andrew Fraser

Unit Managers

Chris Atkinson
Marketing Manager Sectors
Marketing Manager Sectors
Kellie Larson
Marketing Manager Youth
Marketing Manager Youth
Lucy Thomas
Marketing Projects Manager - Special Interest
Marketing Projects Manager - Special Interest
Jodi Redden
Brand Manager
Brand Manager
David Brem
Digital Manager
Digital Manager
David Sakey
Insights Manager
Insights Manager

Trade, PR and Major Events

This group delivers Tourism New Zealand's activity around International Business Events, Trade relationships and the work conducted to attract more premium visitors to New Zealand. It also includes the International Media Programme and Events teams.

Justin Watson
Director Trade, PR and Major Events
Director Trade, PR and Major Events
Caroline Jones
Executive Assistant to Justin Watson
Executive Assistant to Justin Watson

Unit Managers

Bjoern Spreitzer
International Business Events Manager
International Business Events Manager
Ariane Kuebler
Programme Manager - Premium
Programme Manager - Premium
Echo Zhu
International Media Manager
International Media Manager

Corporate Affairs

This group communicates and manages relationships with government, industry, media and staff as well as overseeing Tourism New Zealand’s quality services (ADS China) and subsidiaries (Qualmark and the i-SITE Network).

Finance, IT, People and Strategy

Sue Parcell
General Manager Finance and IT
General Manager Finance and IT

Wellington

Physical Address
Level 22, Vodafone House, 157 Lambton Quay, WELLINGTON
Postal Address
PO Box 95, WELLINGTON
Tel.
+64 4 462 8000
Fax.
+64 4 917 5495

Leadership team

Tourism New Zealand's Chief Executive; Directors of Marketing and Trade, PR and Major Events; and General Manager Finance and IT, are based in Auckland. The General Managers of Corporate Affairs and People are based in Wellington. Tourism New Zealand's leadership team also includes three off-shore General Managers.

Rose Tua
General Manager People
General Manager People
Christina Hammond
Executive Assistant to Rose Tua
Executive Assistant to Rose Tua
Michelle Thompson
Personal Assistant to the Finance Team
Personal Assistant to the Finance Team
Chris Roberts
General Manager Corporate Affairs
General Manager Corporate Affairs

Marketing

The Marketing team is responsible for the advertising campaign and marketing partnership activity in our offshore markets. Youth and special interest teams are based in Auckland, with the regional marketing communications teams based in our offshore offices. The group is also responsible for the integration of Tourism New Zealand's brand, marketing insights as well as leading www.newzealand.com, our consumer travel website.

Kate Necklen
Global Marketing Communications Manager
Global Marketing Communications Manager

Trade, PR and Major Events

This group delivers Tourism New Zealand's activity around International Business Events, Trade relationships and the work conducted to attract more premium visitors to New Zealand. It also includes the International Media Programme and Events teams.

Unit Managers

Anna Fennessy
Marketing Manager Business Events
Marketing Manager Business Events
Leonie Ashford
Bid Manager - Business Events
Bid Manager - Business Events
Tansy Tompkins
Trade Marketing Manager
Trade Marketing Manager

Corporate Affairs

This group communicates and manages relationships with government, industry, media and staff as well as overseeing Tourism New Zealand’s quality services (ADS China) and subsidiaries (Qualmark and the i-SITE Network).

Chris Roberts
General Manager Corporate Affairs
General Manager Corporate Affairs

Unit Managers

Paul Yeo
Industry Relations Manager & i-SITE New Zealand
Industry Relations Manager & i-SITE New Zealand
Angela Stuart
i-SITE Administrator
i-SITE Administrator
Cici Huang
China Market Development Manager
China Market Development Manager
Deborah Gray
Communications Manager
Communications Manager

Finance, IT, People and Strategy

Rose Tua
General Manager People
General Manager People
Christina Hammond
Executive Assistant to Rose Tua
Executive Assistant to Rose Tua

Unit Managers

Graeme Howard
Business Planning and Evaluation Manager
Business Planning and Evaluation Manager

Australia

Tony Saunders
General Manager - Australia
General Manager - Australia

Sydney

Physical Address
Level 12, 61 York Street, Sydney, NSW 2000, AUSTRALIA
Postal Address
PO Box R1546, Royal Exchange, Sydney, NSW 1225, AUSTRALIA
Tel.
+61 2 8299 4800
Fax.
+61 2 9299 0790

In market managers

Adam Hughes
Trade Development Manager
Trade Development Manager
Helen Bambry
Business Events Manager
Business Events Manager
Lauren Blank
Public Relations Manager - Australia
Public Relations Manager - Australia
Rob Bowring
Regional Marketing Communications Manager - Australia
Regional Marketing Communications Manager - Australia

Asia

David Craig
General Manager - Asia
General Manager - Asia

China

Physical Address
2507-2508 Henderson Metropolitan Building, 300 East Nanjing Road, Shanghai, 200001, CHINA
Postal Address
Tel.
+86 21 6335 0097
Fax.
+86 21 6335 0921

In market managers

Alfred Li
Trade Manager - Greater China
Trade Manager - Greater China
Helen Zhang
Market Development Manager - Northern China
Market Development Manager - Northern China
Sue Marshall
Regional Marketing Communications Manager - North Asia
Regional Marketing Communications Manager - North Asia
Yvonne Yang
Public Relations Coordinator - Greater China
Public Relations Coordinator - Greater China

China - Guangzhou

Physical Address
Room 1055 China Hotel Office Tower 122 Liu Hua Road Guangzhou, 510015, CHINA
Postal Address
Tel.
+86 20 8626 6205
Fax.
+86 20 8666 6420

In market managers

Christina Zhang
Trade Development Manager - Greater China and Hong Kong
Trade Development Manager - Greater China and Hong Kong

India

Physical Address
3 North Avenue, Maker Maxity, Bandra Kurla Complex, Bandra East, Mumbai 400 051, INDIA
Postal Address
Tel.
+91 22 6131 6656
Fax.

In market managers

Mischa Mannix-Opie
Regional Manager - South East Asia
Regional Manager - South East Asia
Darshana Tripathi
Market Development Manager
Market Development Manager
Naomi Lobo
Public Relations Manager - India
Public Relations Manager - India
Neha Bhola
Country Manager - India
Country Manager - India
Nisha D'Souza
Marketing Communications Manager - India
Marketing Communications Manager - India

Indonesia

Physical Address
Sentral Senayan 2, 10th Floor Jalan Asia Afrika No. 8, Gelora Bung Karno, Jakarta 10270 INDONESIA
Postal Address
Tel.
Fax.

In market managers

Mischa Mannix-Opie
Regional Manager - South East Asia
Regional Manager - South East Asia
Christian Sidharta
Country Manager - Indonesia
Country Manager - Indonesia
Devi Sari
Trade and Business Events Executive - Indonesia
Trade and Business Events Executive - Indonesia
Mardiana Budi
Public Relations Manager - Indonesia
Public Relations Manager - Indonesia

Japan

Physical Address
World Trade Centre Building, 12F 2-4-1, Hamamatsu-cho, Minato-ku, Tokyo 105-6112 JAPAN
Postal Address
Tel.
+81 3 5400 1311
Fax.
+81 3 5400 1312

In market managers

Nick Mudge
Regional Manager - Japan and Korea
Regional Manager - Japan and Korea
Joanne Gourley
Public Relations Manager - Japan and Korea
Public Relations Manager - Japan and Korea
Naoki Inohiza
Trade Development Manager
Trade Development Manager
Setsuko Yajima
Marketing Manager - Japan and Korea
Marketing Manager - Japan and Korea
Sue Marshall
Regional Marketing Communications Manager - North Asia
Regional Marketing Communications Manager - North Asia

Korea

Physical Address
Room 1107-1108, OFFICIA Building, 163 Shinmunno 1(il)-ga, Jongno-gu, Seoul, 110-999, SOUTH KOREA
Postal Address
Tel.
+82 2 3210 1107
Fax.
+82 2 3210 1108

In market managers

Nick Mudge
Regional Manager - Japan and Korea
Regional Manager - Japan and Korea
Hee Jeong Kwon
Country Manager - Korea
Country Manager - Korea
Joanne Gourley
Public Relations Manager - Japan and Korea
Public Relations Manager - Japan and Korea
Setsuko Yajima
Marketing Manager - Japan and Korea
Marketing Manager - Japan and Korea
Sue Marshall
Regional Marketing Communications Manager - North Asia
Regional Marketing Communications Manager - North Asia

Singapore

Physical Address
1 George Street, 21-04 Singapore 049145 SINGAPORE
Postal Address
C/ New Zealand High Commission, 1 George Street, 21-04 Singapore 049145 SINGAPORE
Tel.
+65 6738 5844
Fax.
+65 6235 2550

In market managers

Mischa Mannix-Opie
Regional Manager - South East Asia
Regional Manager - South East Asia
Cristina McLauchlan
Market Development Manager - Singapore and Malaysia
Market Development Manager - Singapore and Malaysia
Theresa Goh
Market Development Manager - Singapore and Malaysia
Market Development Manager - Singapore and Malaysia
Venessa Chen
Regional Marketing Communications Manager - South & South East Asia
Regional Marketing Communications Manager - South & South East Asia

Thailand

Physical Address
87 Wireless Road, Lumpini Patumwan, Bangkok 10330 THAILAND
Postal Address
M Thai Tower, 14th Floor, All Seasons Place, 87 Wireless Road, Lumpini Patumwan, Bangkok 10330 THAILAND
Tel.
+66 2254 2530
Fax.
+66 2252 6605

In market managers

Mischa Mannix-Opie
Regional Manager - South East Asia
Regional Manager - South East Asia
Suwarat Sajamark
Market Development Manager - Thailand
Market Development Manager - Thailand
Venessa Chen
Regional Marketing Communications Manager - South & South East Asia
Regional Marketing Communications Manager - South & South East Asia

Europe & the Americas

Gregg Anderson
General Manager - Americas and Europe
General Manager - Americas and Europe

North America

Physical Address
Suite 300, 501 Santa Monica Blvd Santa Monica, Los Angeles CA90401-2443 UNITED STATES of AMERICA
Postal Address
Tel.
+1 310 395 7480
Fax.
+1 31 395 5453

In market managers

Adriena Daunt
Public Relations Manager - The Americas
Public Relations Manager - The Americas
Jacqui Lloyd
Trade Development Manager - North America
Trade Development Manager - North America
Richard Bryant
Marketing Communications Manager - The Americas
Marketing Communications Manager - The Americas
Stephen Marshall
Premium Sector Trade Manager
Premium Sector Trade Manager
Steven Dixon
Business Events Manager
Business Events Manager

Latin America

Physical Address
Consulado Nova Zelandia Av. Paulista, 1079 CEP 01311-200 Sao Paulo BRAZIL
Postal Address
Tel.
+55 11 2787 6311
Fax.
+55 11 2787 6471

In market managers

Amalina Andrade
Trade Development Executive - Brazil, Chile and Argentina
Trade Development Executive - Brazil, Chile and Argentina
Bruna Haddad
Public Relations Executive - Brazil
Public Relations Executive - Brazil
Karem Basulto
Country Manager - Brazil
Country Manager - Brazil
Terena Tamai
Marketing Communications Manager - Brazil
Marketing Communications Manager - Brazil

UK & Europe

Physical Address
Level 7, New Zealand House 80 Haymarket, London SW1Y 4TE, UNITED KINGDOM
Postal Address
Tel.
+44 207 930 1662
Fax.
+44 207 839 8929

In market managers

Danielle Genty-Nott
Regional Manager - UK & Europe
Regional Manager - UK & Europe
Kate Campbell
Public Relations Manager - UK & Europe
Public Relations Manager - UK & Europe
Kate Fenton
Premium Trade Manager - Europe
Premium Trade Manager - Europe
Sandra Etter
Trade Development Manager - Europe
Trade Development Manager - Europe
Vanessa Healey
Regional Marketing Communications Manager - UK & Europe
Regional Marketing Communications Manager - UK & Europe

Leadership team

Tourism New Zealand's Chief Executive; Directors of Marketing and Trade, PR and Major Events; and General Manager Finance and IT, are based in Auckland. The General Managers of Corporate Affairs and People are based in Wellington. Tourism New Zealand's leadership team also includes three off-shore General Managers.

Kevin Bowler
Chief Executive
Chief Executive
Leah McDonald
Executive Assistant to the Chief Executive
Executive Assistant to the Chief Executive
Andrew Fraser
Director Marketing
Director Marketing
Vicki Higgins
Executive Assistant to Andrew Fraser
Executive Assistant to Andrew Fraser
Justin Watson
Director Trade, PR and Major Events
Director Trade, PR and Major Events
Caroline Jones
Executive Assistant to Justin Watson
Executive Assistant to Justin Watson
Rose Tua
General Manager People
General Manager People
Christina Hammond
Executive Assistant to Rose Tua
Executive Assistant to Rose Tua
Sue Parcell
General Manager Finance and IT
General Manager Finance and IT
Michelle Thompson
Personal Assistant to the Finance Team
Personal Assistant to the Finance Team
Chris Roberts
General Manager Corporate Affairs
General Manager Corporate Affairs

Marketing

The Marketing team is responsible for the advertising campaign and marketing partnership activity in our offshore markets. Youth and special interest teams are based in Auckland, with the regional marketing communications teams based in our offshore offices. The group is also responsible for the integration of Tourism New Zealand's brand, marketing insights as well as leading www.newzealand.com, our consumer travel website.

Andrew Fraser
Director Marketing
Director Marketing
Vicki Higgins
Executive Assistant to Andrew Fraser
Executive Assistant to Andrew Fraser
Kate Necklen
Global Marketing Communications Manager
Global Marketing Communications Manager
Nisha D'Souza
Marketing Communications Manager - India
Marketing Communications Manager - India
Richard Bryant
Marketing Communications Manager - The Americas
Marketing Communications Manager - The Americas
Rob Bowring
Regional Marketing Communications Manager - Australia
Regional Marketing Communications Manager - Australia
Setsuko Yajima
Marketing Manager - Japan and Korea
Marketing Manager - Japan and Korea
Sue Marshall
Regional Marketing Communications Manager - North Asia
Regional Marketing Communications Manager - North Asia
Terena Tamai
Marketing Communications Manager - Brazil
Marketing Communications Manager - Brazil
Vanessa Healey
Regional Marketing Communications Manager - UK & Europe
Regional Marketing Communications Manager - UK & Europe
Venessa Chen
Regional Marketing Communications Manager - South & South East Asia
Regional Marketing Communications Manager - South & South East Asia

Youth & Special Interest

The Youth and Special Interest team lead Tourism New Zealand's investment in youth and special interest specific marketing, which includes campaign partnerships and New Zealand industry relations.

New Zealand based Managers

Chris Atkinson
Marketing Manager Sectors
Marketing Manager Sectors
Kellie Larson
Marketing Manager Youth
Marketing Manager Youth
Lucy Thomas
Marketing Projects Manager - Special Interest
Marketing Projects Manager - Special Interest

Brand

The team includes Brand – managing our Brand assets and collateral including logos, images and footage, Social media – management of our social channels and strategy, and Events including PR leveraging and online promotion.

New Zealand based Managers

Jodi Redden
Brand Manager
Brand Manager

Digital

Develops and manages Tourism New Zealand’s consumer-facing web presence, including newzealand.com the official travel site.

New Zealand based Managers

David Brem
Digital Manager
Digital Manager

Insights

The Insights team oversees Tourism New Zealand’s research and analytics programs providing insight into global tourism trends and consumer travel behaviour

New Zealand based Managers

David Sakey
Insights Manager
Insights Manager

Partnerships

Manage and lead the establishment and execution of partnership campaign activity in Australia. Partnership campaigns are joint venture campaigns developed with public and private industry partners. This position is currently vacant.

Trade, PR and Major Events

This group delivers Tourism New Zealand's activity around International Business Events, Trade relationships and the work conducted to attract more premium visitors to New Zealand. It also includes the International Media Programme and Events teams.

Justin Watson
Director Trade, PR and Major Events
Director Trade, PR and Major Events
Caroline Jones
Executive Assistant to Justin Watson
Executive Assistant to Justin Watson
David Craig
General Manager - Asia
General Manager - Asia
Gregg Anderson
General Manager - Americas and Europe
General Manager - Americas and Europe
Tony Saunders
General Manager - Australia
General Manager - Australia
Danielle Genty-Nott
Regional Manager - UK & Europe
Regional Manager - UK & Europe
Mischa Mannix-Opie
Regional Manager - South East Asia
Regional Manager - South East Asia
Nick Mudge
Regional Manager - Japan and Korea
Regional Manager - Japan and Korea
Christian Sidharta
Country Manager - Indonesia
Country Manager - Indonesia
Hee Jeong Kwon
Country Manager - Korea
Country Manager - Korea
Karem Basulto
Country Manager - Brazil
Country Manager - Brazil
Neha Bhola
Country Manager - India
Country Manager - India

Business Events

The Business Events team leads Tourism New Zealand’s investment in international business events. The team runs marketing campaigns and develops marketing collateral for International Business Events, works on conference and incentive bids, and administers the Conference Assistance Programme. The team works closely with the Business Events Managers based offshore in China, USA, Singapore and Australia.

New Zealand based Managers

Bjoern Spreitzer
International Business Events Manager
International Business Events Manager
Anna Fennessy
Marketing Manager Business Events
Marketing Manager Business Events
Leonie Ashford
Bid Manager - Business Events
Bid Manager - Business Events

Overseas based Managers

Cristina McLauchlan
Market Development Manager - Singapore and Malaysia (Singapore)
Market Development Manager - Singapore and Malaysia
Devi Sari
Trade and Business Events Executive - Indonesia (Indonesia)
Trade and Business Events Executive - Indonesia
Helen Bambry
Business Events Manager (Sydney)
Business Events Manager
Helen Zhang
Market Development Manager - Northern China (China)
Market Development Manager - Northern China
Steven Dixon
Business Events Manager (North America)
Business Events Manager

Trade

The Trade Team works with NZ industry and TNZ off shore teams to plan and deliver trade focused activity (e.g. famils, events, trade marketing).The team also administers the 100% Pure New Zealand Specialist Programme and the Explore New Zealand Programme.

New Zealand based Managers

Tansy Tompkins
Trade Marketing Manager
Trade Marketing Manager

Overseas based Managers

Adam Hughes
Trade Development Manager (Sydney)
Trade Development Manager
Alfred Li
Trade Manager - Greater China (China)
Trade Manager - Greater China
Amalina Andrade
Trade Development Executive - Brazil, Chile and Argentina (Latin America)
Trade Development Executive - Brazil, Chile and Argentina
Christina Zhang
Trade Development Manager - Greater China and Hong Kong (China - Guangzhou)
Trade Development Manager - Greater China and Hong Kong
Darshana Tripathi
Market Development Manager (India)
Market Development Manager
Devi Sari
Trade and Business Events Executive - Indonesia (Indonesia)
Trade and Business Events Executive - Indonesia
Jacqui Lloyd
Trade Development Manager - North America (North America)
Trade Development Manager - North America
Naoki Inohiza
Trade Development Manager (Japan)
Trade Development Manager
Sandra Etter
Trade Development Manager - Europe (UK & Europe)
Trade Development Manager - Europe
Suwarat Sajamark
Market Development Manager - Thailand (Thailand)
Market Development Manager - Thailand
Theresa Goh
Market Development Manager - Singapore and Malaysia (Singapore)
Market Development Manager - Singapore and Malaysia

Premium

The Premium team is tasked with increasing visitor arrivals to New Zealand from the lucrative global premium travel sector.

New Zealand based Managers

Ariane Kuebler
Programme Manager - Premium
Programme Manager - Premium

Overseas based Managers

Kate Fenton
Premium Trade Manager - Europe (UK & Europe)
Premium Trade Manager - Europe
Stephen Marshall
Premium Sector Trade Manager (North America)
Premium Sector Trade Manager

PR, International Media & Events

The PR team looks after the International Media Programme and also leverages key events including the upcoming Cricket World Cup and FIFA U-20 World Cup.

New Zealand based Managers

Echo Zhu
International Media Manager
International Media Manager

Overseas based Managers

Adriena Daunt
Public Relations Manager - The Americas (North America)
Public Relations Manager - The Americas
Bruna Haddad
Public Relations Executive - Brazil (Latin America)
Public Relations Executive - Brazil
Joanne Gourley
Public Relations Manager - Japan and Korea (Japan)
Public Relations Manager - Japan and Korea
Kate Campbell
Public Relations Manager - UK & Europe (UK & Europe)
Public Relations Manager - UK & Europe
Lauren Blank
Public Relations Manager - Australia (Sydney)
Public Relations Manager - Australia
Mardiana Budi
Public Relations Manager - Indonesia (Indonesia)
Public Relations Manager - Indonesia
Naomi Lobo
Public Relations Manager - India (India)
Public Relations Manager - India
Venessa Chen
Regional Marketing Communications Manager - South & South East Asia (Singapore)
Regional Marketing Communications Manager - South & South East Asia
Yvonne Yang
Public Relations Coordinator - Greater China (China)
Public Relations Coordinator - Greater China

Corporate Affairs

This group communicates and manages relationships with government, industry, media and staff as well as overseeing Tourism New Zealand’s quality services (ADS China) and subsidiaries (Qualmark and the i-SITE Network).

Chris Roberts
General Manager Corporate Affairs
General Manager Corporate Affairs

Industry Relations & i-SITE New Zealand

Manages relationships with tourism industry associations, RTOs and the wider visitor industry. i-SITE New Zealand oversees the Network of over 80 i-SITE Visitor Centres throughout New Zealand

New Zealand based Managers

Paul Yeo
Industry Relations Manager & i-SITE New Zealand
Industry Relations Manager & i-SITE New Zealand
Angela Stuart
i-SITE Administrator
i-SITE Administrator

China Market Development

The China Market Development Unit monitors the Government’s Approved Destination Status (ADS) programme under a Code of Conduct with inbound tour operators and tour guides.

New Zealand based Managers

Cici Huang
China Market Development Manager
China Market Development Manager

Corporate Communications

The team manages Tourism New Zealand’s domestic media engagement and stakeholder communications including the corporate website and on-line newsletters.

New Zealand based Managers

Deborah Gray
Communications Manager
Communications Manager

Finance, IT, People and Strategy

Rose Tua
General Manager People
General Manager People
Christina Hammond
Executive Assistant to Rose Tua
Executive Assistant to Rose Tua
Sue Parcell
General Manager Finance and IT
General Manager Finance and IT

Strategy & Planning

New Zealand based Managers

Graeme Howard
Business Planning and Evaluation Manager
Business Planning and Evaluation Manager