About Us

Mr Tony Duncan (New Zealand)


Tony Duncan has been the Chief Executive of the Heart Foundation since 2003. Tony has more than 25 years’ experience in leadership, management and senior executive positions in the health sector in New Zealand, Australia and West Africa. His previous roles include Chief Executive Mercy Private Hospital, Melbourne and Mercy Hospital, Auckland and General Manager Operations Mercy Ascot Hospital.  He was the former President of the Asia Pacific Heart Network for two terms, and currently holds the role of Secretary/Treasurer. Tony was appointed as Vice President of the World Heart Federation, which took effect in 2017. Tony has an MBA from Macquarie University.