Dr Greg Murison (Kāi Tahu, Kāti Māmoe, Waitaha) is the Executive Director of the Strategic Growth Group at Auckland UniServices Limited which is a wholly owned subsidiary of Waipapa Taumata Rau/University of Auckland.  He has 25+ years’ experience in executive management and a successful track record of strong leadership, strategy development, business growth, and in leading significant organisational change. Dr Murison has a PhD in immunology and has worked in the biotech industry, universities and most recently in the Crown Research Institute, AgResearch. Throughout his career he has been focused on creating partnerships between investors and researchers to resolve some of the bigger issues facing society. In addition, Dr Murison has held a number of governance roles for over 10 years on the Boards of commercial and not-for-profit organisations including Allergy New Zealand, Grasslands Innovation Limited, Pastoral Greenhouse Gas Research Consortium, B+LNZ Genetics, Velvet Antler Research New Zealand and Biopolymer Network.