Roger Palairet

Roger Palairet is the Chair of Carers NZ, the national peak body supporting family, whanau, and aiga carers in Aotearoa, New Zealand. He has many years of public sector and commercial law experience and currently acts as Chief Legal Counsel for one of New Zealand’s major District Health Boards. Roger has often acted as an advisor to the Carers Alliance, a coalition of almost 50 national health and disability sector NGOs focused on the challenges faced by carers, and also chairs one of New Zealand’s philanthropic community trusts.

Chair of Carers NZ