Jymal Morgan joined ESR from Te Runanga o Ngai Tahu. He is ESR’s inaugural Maori Economy Manager leading ESR’s efforts to support the development and growth of Maori economy through the provision of science solutions. Jymal has a Masters Degree with 1st Class Honours in Maori & Pacific Development, a Graduate Diploma in Strategic Management and has completed Executive Courses at both Massachusetts Institute of Technology and Stanford University. He is also a graduate of the Institute of Excellence in the Maori Language. Jymal " is excited about the challenges that lay before him at ESR and looks forward to adding value to ESR on a number of fronts”.