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Cliff Hastings Full Res001

Cliff Hastings



Areas of expertise

  • Leadership
  • Business Strategy
  • Project and Programme Management


  • BA in Psychology & History, University of Otago
  • Diploma NZ Policing, RNZPC


Cliff joined the Measurement Standards Laboratory in May 2018 to lead the Electricity, Time & Frequency team.  In November 2020, Cliff moves into the role of interim Director.

He has extensive relationship management, commercial and leadership experience across a diverse range of industries. His background includes leadership roles in Fisheries Health & Safety, Banking and IT. Cliff also has a background in operational policing and serious crime investigation.

He brings a strong focus on creating a culture that allows teams to thrive and a drive to deliver excellent results to customers and stakeholders.