Traci Houpapa

Traci is an experienced company director and a recognised industry leader. She holds a number of directorships and Ministerial appointments, specialising in strategic and economic development and advising Maori, iwi, public and private sector clients throughout New Zealand. Traci is known for her strong and inclusive leadership and her clear focus on building the wealth and prosperity of Aotearoa New Zealand.

In 2012 Traci was named as one of the top ten most influential women in New Zealand agribusiness. In 2013 she was named amongst the Listener’s top ten influencers in New Zealand and was a finalist in the Fairfax Media Westpac Women of Influence Awards (“WOI”). In 2014 Traci won the WOI Board and Management award. In 2015, Westpac named Traci on it New Zealand Women Powerbrokers list.

Traci has an MVA from Massey University and is a Member of the New Zealand Order of Merit, a Justice of the Peace and a Marriage Celebrant.

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