Nepia is currently heading our team of Tumu, as he also sets strategic priorities and leads key organisational projects.
Position: Acting 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.