AmCham Women in Business
Fireside chat with Dame Therese Walsh
by Leanne Geraghty,Chief Customer & Sales Officer
Air New Zealand
Dame Therese Walsh is an independent director and Chair of Air New Zealand Ltd. She is also the Chair of ASB Bank Ltd., Chair of the Chapter Zero NZ steering group and a Director of Antarctica New Zealand.
Previously she was the Head of New Zealand for the ICC Cricket World Cup 2015, and the Chief Operating Officer for Rugby New Zealand 2011 Ltd.
She has also been Chair of TVNZ Ltd., Pro Chancellor of Victoria University Wellington, a Director of NZX Ltd., Contact Energy Ltd., NZ Cricket and Save the Children NZ, Trustee of the Wellington Regional Stadium, Chief Financial Officer at the New Zealand Rugby Union and part of the team that worked on the winning bid to host Rugby World Cup 2011. Prior to this she was an auditor at KPMG.
Dame Therese is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants and a commerce graduate from Victoria University. In 2013, she was named the inaugural supreme winner of the Women of Influence Awards and was awarded a Sir Peter Blake Trust Leadership Award in 2014. She became a Dame Companion of the New Zealand Order of Merit in June 2015.
Date: 13th Feb
Time: 5.00pm to 7.00pm
Venue: EY's offices, 2 Takutai Square, Auckland CBD, Auckland 1010
Cost: Members $55 inc GST, Non-Member $65 inc GST