A warm congratulations to Global Women members Suzanne Snively and Vanisa Dhiru for their contribution and recognition of achievements on the New Year Honours List for 2021!   A happy new year to you all – Ngā mihi o te Tau Hau. Ko te tumanako kei te ora koe.

Susan Peterson

Susan is an experienced business leader with a particular interest in helping companies to drive growth through technology, innovation, and organisational culture. Susan is currently the chair of Vista Group and a director on the boards of Xero, Trustpower, Arvida and Property for Industry. Susan is a Tribunal Member of the NZ Markets Disciplinary Tribunal.

Susan’s past directorships include ASB Bank, The NZ Merino Company Limited and Compac Sorting Solutions.  Susan is also a past member of the IHC board and the National Advisory Council for the Employment of Women.

Susan was a finalist in the 2014 Westpac New Zealand Women of Influence Awards.