Chris has been at the helm of Regional Facilities Auckland since March 2015, applying his expertise in developing vibrant city venues and thriving businesses.

Before joining RFA, he was Chief Executive of Melbourne’s internationally recognised Federation Square. This inspirational civic and tourism precinct delivered more than 2000 events for over 10 million people every year.

Chris has also led commercial businesses in the private sector and in the Victorian and Tasmanian state governments. He was Executive Director for the Department of State Development, Business and Innovation for the Victorian Government, CEO of the Unidel Group, a specialist environmental, engineering and commercial consulting firm, and Chief Executive of MyState Financial, Tasmania’s largest financial institution with assets over $AUS1. 5 billion.

With vision, sound commercial management and a focus on strategic partnerships, we are creating a cohesive, sustainable strategy for RFA and our businesses. Together, we are delivering enhanced value, inspiration and engagement to Auckland and our visitors.

Chris Brooks, Chief Executive