Tone deaf exit of EQC boss Ian Simpson hits the wrong note

In the news that Earthquake Commission (EQC) chief executive Ian Simpson would be leaving his job at the end of the year, one word shone like a beacon.

Outstanding.

It was the opinion of EQC chairman Sir Maarten Wever that Simpson's leadership of the organisation since 2010 warranted such an adjective. More precisely:

Article: http://www.stuff.co.nz/the-press/opinion/84764237/editorial-tone-deaf-exit-of-eqc-boss-ian-simpson-hits-the-wrong-note

Melanie Tobeck