Our Leadership

Exceptional care that makes a difference.

Mercy Hospital is a not-for-profit organisation with charitable status, owned by Nga Whaea Atawhai o Aotearoa Sisters of Mercy New Zealand. Entrusted to continue the legacy of the Sisters of Mercy, Mercy Hospital’s executive and governance teams provide leadership and expertise.

Executive Team

Richard Whitney

Chief Executive Officer

Philippa Pringle

Director of Clinical Services / Privacy Officer

Alofa Lale

Mission Co-ordinator

Jackie Wilde

Manager Support Services

Andrew Taggart

Chief Financial Officer

Ange McNulty

Human Resources Manager

Jason Silby

ICT Manager

Board of Directors

John Gallaher


David Perez
Lauren Semple
Craig Wyatt
Kath Fox
Dean Millar-Coote
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