Paul Jordan

Paul Jordan

Director Agency Partnerships, Digital Public Service branch
Department of Internal Affairs

Paul Jordan is the Director Agency Partnerships, part of the Digital Public Service branch at the Department of Internal Affairs (NZ).

He was previously the Chief Information Officer at the New Zealand Defence Force (NZDF) until his appointment to the Director Agency Partnerships role in June 2020. Paul emigrated from the UK in the late 1990s and joined the public sector on arrival. Over the past 20 years, he has held senior mission and technology roles across the intelligence and defence communities.

Originally from Northern Ireland in the UK, Paul is now based in Wellington, New Zealand.

Appearing at
FST Gov NZ
23 September 2021
  • Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa
The New Zealand Government has in recent years made impressive strides in its digital transformation agenda. Achievements of note include the rollout of its one-stop-shop customer service hub, gov. NZ, coordinating its data sharing and management program (under the Data...
FST Gov NZ
15 October - 16 October 2020
  • Virtual Conference
Te Mahere mō te Whakaurunga Matihiko, or the Digital Inclusion Blueprint, released in 2019, is a hallmark of NZ’s progressive technology agenda – a vision for an inclusive, citizen-centric public service that empowers engagement through technology. However, while digital technologies...