Vicki Watson

Vicki Watson was appointed Chief Executive at the beginning of 2017. She has returned to the leadership sector from her previous time as CEO of the Sir Peter Blake Trust, where she advanced the significant role that leadership plays in our organisations, including overseeing the Sir Peter Blake Leadership Awards and New Zealand Leadership Week.

In recent years Vicki has run her own consultancy business contracting as CEO for various organisations. She has a strong business background with experience and responsibilities for also managing Trusts and not-for-profit organisations.

Vicki gained her Bachelor of Commence degree at the University of Auckland, and continued her own professional learning with the Institute of Directors and executive leadership programmes.