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Anthony Vriens and Catherine Foster Join GCF Board

We are thrilled to announce the appointment of Anthony Vriens and Catherine Foster to the Board of Trustees for the Gut Cancer Foundation.

Anthony has over 20 years experience across in both medicine and insurance, across New Zealand, Australia and Asia. A doctor by training, he has spent his career specialising in health and health outcomes. He also holds an MBA from the University of Auckland and is currently a professional director and strategy adviser.

Catherine Foster is a governance professional with experience working across public and not-for-profit organisations. She has a BA in Political Science and History with a Post Graduate Diploma in Māori Business. Her industry experience spans the arts, culture, heritage and health sectors. She also has experience working in and implementing co-governance arrangements. Catherine is currently Head of Governance and Executive Services for Health New Zealand - Te Whatu Ora, leading through the organisation and Board’s establishment phase and significant organisation transformation.

Nau mai, haere mai Catherine and Anthony.