Women in Leadership Speakers

Nadia Lim

Celebrity Chef, Entrepreneur

Food writer and Television Personality

Bio

Kerre McIvor

TV Personality, Columnist

Best-selling Author

Andrew Poole

Chief Executive

MinterEllisonRuddWatts

Bio

Georgina Beyer

World’s First Transgender Mayor and Member of Parliament

The Hon Dame Silvia Cartwright

Former Governor-General of New Zealand

Chelsea Herbert

Champion Race-car driver

Saunoamaali'i Karanina Sumeo

Equal Employment Opportunities Commissioner

Human Rights Commission

Bio

Rob Campbell

Chair

SKYCITY Entertainment Group

Bio

Braden Dickson

Chair

EY

Stephen Town

Chief Executive

Auckland Council

Bio

Debi Boffa

Managing Director

BP New Zealand

Bio

Alison Andrew

CEO

Transpower New Zealand

Bio

Vicky Mee

Chair NZ WEPs committee

UN Women

Bio

Megan Main

Deputy Chief Executive, Corporate, Governance and Information

Ministry of Business, Innovation & Employment

Bio

Fiona Allan

Chief Executive and Secretary General

Paralympics New Zealand

Bio

Peter Miskimmin

Chief Executive

Sport New Zealand

Bio

Adam Shapley

Managing Director New Zealand

Hays

Bio

Rachel Froggatt

CEO & Secretary General

Women in Sport Aotearoa

Bio

Jo Avenell

CEO

Russell McVeagh

Mai Chen

Partner, Chen Palmer; Chair

Superdiversity Institute of Law, Business and Policy

Bio

Emma Powell

Chief Customer Officer

ACC

Bio

Wendi Croft

Chief Health and Safety Officer

Fletcher Building

Bio

Michelle Anderson

Chief Digital Officer

The Warehouse Group

Geri Ellis

Chief Digital & Technology Officer

New Zealand Post

Brynlea Hunter-Morpeth

Chief People & Culture Officer

AIA

Bio

Liz Maguire

Head of Digital and Transformation

ANZ New Zealand

Bio

Carolyn Luey

Consumer Director

Vodafone

Bio

Susan Doughty

General Manager – Diversity & Inclusion and Talent

Fonterra

Bio

Peter McGlashan

Former Black Cap

Cricket Commentator/Panelist

Bio

Sally Morrison

Chair

Cricket Wellington and Wellington Hockey

Bio

Dr Marewa Glover

Director, Centre of Research Excellence: Indigenous Sovereignty and Smoking; 2019 New Zealander of the Year Finalist

Jackie Clark

Aunty-in-Charge, The Aunties; 2018 Women of Influence Awards Supreme Winner

Dame Margaret Brimble

Ground-breaking Chemist and Champion of Women in Science

University of Auckland

Bio

Dr Matire Harwood

Senior Lecturer

University of Auckland Medical School; 2017 L'Oréal-UNESCO For Women in Science programme Fellowship

Bio

Brigette McGregor-Macdonald

Executive Coach

Pure Results

Bio

Julie Treanor

Leadership Developer and Entrepreneurial Behaviourialist

Just Lead

Bio

Lynn Bray

Managing Director/Principal Coach

OutOnaLym Consulting

Bio

Vanessa Stoddart

Past Chair

Global Women

Bio

Mary-Liz Tuck

General Manager Corporate Services

Auckland Airport

Loretta Brown

Director and Lead Coach

New Zealand Coaching & Mentoring Centre

Bio

Toni Snelgrove

Executive Coach

Snelgrove & Associates

Bio

Tracey Kai

General Manager Communications

New Zealand Rugby

Bio

Mary Britton

Co-Founder and Director

Coaching Pacific

Penelope Barr-Sellers

Board Member

Global Women

Bio

Vicky Pond Dunlop,

Leadership Consultant & Coach

MV Consultants Ltd

Bio

Amanda Greenwood

General Counsel, Construction

Fletcher Building

Bio

Dr Kaisa Wilson

Director, Gender Tick

YWCA Auckland

Bio