Nepia propels our waka on its journey by supporting Te Taiurungi to set our strategic priorities, while also leading key organisational projects.
Position: Deputy Chief Executive
Iwi: Ngāti Raukawa
Qualifications: GradDipBA, MALP (Distinction)
In his role as Te Kōmaru, Nepia provides leadership support to our major corporate functions and also has oversight of DynaSpeak (our ESOL provider subsidiary based in Auckland), Ngā Puna Whakatupu (our early learning centres) and Te Panekiretanga o Te Reo (our Institute of Excellence in the Māori Language).
Since joining Te Wānanga o Aotearoa in 2009, Nepia has held a range of senior management roles and has more than 30 years of experience across the corporate, finance, processing and education sectors.