Balu Iyer presents at 2019 Leaders’ Forum

Balu Iyer presents at 2019 Leaders’ Forum

Balu Iyer, Director General Asia Pacific – International Co-operative Alliance (ICA), was a special guest presenter at our Co-operative Business Leaders’ Forum held at Auckland’s Fonterra Centre on 26 February 2019.

The theme of the 2019 Leaders’ Forum, organised by Cooperative Business New Zealand, was Forward Thinking – Taking co-operatives into the future.

Balu’s presentation, entitled ‘Evolution / adaptation of co-operative models around the world’, was well received by the capacity audience of NZ’s co-operative business leaders.

In his introduction, Balu acknowledged Cooperative Business NZ’s 35-year-long membership of the ICA and the importance of New Zealand within the global co-op family.