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Reimagining Diversity at Genesis

Written by Marc England, CE Genesis, 04.12.17
Three out of eight of Genesis Energy’s executive leadership team are women but CEO and Champion for Change, Marc England, says that gender diversity was not a conscious plan. What was conscious, however, was a desire to have different perspectives...
Member Profile Sara Lunam

Sara Lunam: ‘Have courage and be bold’

Written by Annabel J Coxon, Global Women, 04.12.17
As Corporate Services Manager at Port of Tauranga Limited, Global Women member Sara Lunam is a rare creature: a senior female in a traditionally male-dominated industry. Discover how she thrives.

Fast Four Questions: Air NZ's Christopher Luxon

Written by Annabel J Coxon, Global Women, 28.11.17
Christopher Luxon has been CEO at Air New Zealand since 2013. New Zealanders’ most attractive employer is renowned for its savvy, humourous branding and marketing, innovative use of technology and friendly kiwi service. Luxon sat down with Global Women to...
Leonie Freeman

Member News: Leonie Freeman recognised at Property Awards

Written by Annabel J Coxon, Global Women, 07.11.17
Global Women member and housing strategist, Leonie Freeman, who is driving an independent solution to Auckland’s housing crisis, has been awarded the Kiwi Property Judges Choice Award at the prestigious Property Council New Zealand’s Auckland Property People Awards.