Agnes Naera

Agnes Naera

CEO, Global Women

Agnes is the CEO of Global Women. She began with GW as a participant on the GW Breakthrough Leaders Programme leading to involvement in a range of activities and her role on the board. She is an entrepreneurial education and professional leader with more than 20 years’ experience in the education sector. She is recognised for her commitment and efforts in championing a more diverse and inclusive Aotearoa, NZ. Agnes recently stepped down as Director of Student and Community Partnerships at AUT University, fostering innovation in collaboration between business, education, and community. Agnes played a key leadership role across the university in advancing Māori and Pacific aspirations.