Mentoring that Realises the Fullness of Pasifika Leadership Potential

Our future Pasifika leaders will be challenged in the way they process their learnings into their work environments with the guidance of these skilled mentors.

To build leadership capability for the long term our mentorship strand commences 12 months into the programme and is sustained for the next 6 months.


Adrian Orr - CEO, New Zealand Superannuation Fund

Alf Filipaina - NZ Police, Auckland Council, Manukau Ward

Andrew Berry – Superior Personnel

Andrew Gaze - National Sales Manager, Konica Minolta

Annette Fale – Sir Peter Blake Trust

Brandon Jackson – Bank of New Zealand

Campbell Parker - Head of Distribution, BNZ

Carmen Bailey - Consulting Director, Emergent

Cliff Henderson - GM Strategic Relationships and Innovation, UGL Services (NZ)

Connie Miller – Just Water International Limited

Donna Kerrison - General Manager, Maori Pacific Jobs

Donna Nicolof - Head of Wealth & Private Bank, BNZ

Dr Wayne Richard Cartwright - Retired Professor of Strategic Management The University of Auckland

Dr. Catherine Collinson - Projects Officer, Waitematä Police District

Emeline Afeaki - Mafile’o – Affirming Works

Fuimaono Tuisau – Private Consultant

Innes Logan - CEO, SPASIFIK Magazine

Irene Crawford-Kaleopa - Producer, Stretchmark Productions

Kelvin Lewis - Gen-i

Kenina Court - Principal, Crowe Horwath (NZ) Limited

Kim Jarrett - Corporate Partner, KPMG

Lana West - Head of People - Retail, BNZ

Leah Fisher - Operations Director, ON Brand Partners

Lesley Hopkins - Associate - Planning, BECA

Lynette Adams - CEO, Sport Waitakere

Marie Young– Principal – syEngage

M M Frances Hartnell - Project Manager, Pacific Cooperation Foundation

Orchid Atimalala - Strategic Policy Advisor, Atimalala Consulting

Paul Walsh –GM Community & Environment – The Warehouse

Peter Cordtz - Acting CEO - BEST Leadership Academy & Charitable Foundation

Pierre van Heerden - General Manager, Sanitarium New Zealand

Rick Fala – Retired CEO Methven Ltd

Rowena Bryce - Manager HR Payroll, ASB Bank Group

Ruth Turnbull - Contact Centre Manager, Mercury Energy

Sarah Stuart- (Previously) Editor, New Zealand Woman’s Weekly Magazine

Shelley Campbell - CEO, Sir Peter Blake Trust

Sina Wendt-Moore - CEO, Leadership New Zealand, Ula Consulting

Shailesh Mistry - Senior Finance Executive, BNZ

Stephen Stehlin - Producer, TVNZ

Tony McNaught - Partner Corporate Finance, KPMG