NIWA is managed by an Executive Team reporting to the Chief Executive Officer. Science and operational matters are handled by two sub-groups.
The Executive Team is responsible for NIWA-wide strategy and performance.
The Science Management Team is responsible for identifying and leading NIWA's research strategy, stakeholder management, and the development of services, products, and market opportunities.
The Operations Management Team is responsible for the operational performance and effective delivery of NIWA's science, products, and services.