Zoe is a professional director who has been working in governance since 2000, successfully serving on the boards and subcommittees of private and listed companies, government entities, research institutes and not-for-profit organisations. She has held governance positions in both New Zealand and Australia. Zoe facilitates and writes governance training for both the Institute of Directors (IoD) NZ and the Australian Institute of Company Directors (AICD).
Zoe has had an international senior executive career across many industries, specializing in science and technology, innovation and commercialisation. She has held global, leading roles with Owens Illinois, Dairy Australia Ltd, Bonlac Foods Ltd / Fonterra Co-operative Group Ltd and Fletcher Challenge Forests.
Zoe is currently chair of Apop Biosciences Pty Ltd Australia, a Director of SealStone NZ Ltd and a member of the Industry Advisory Panel for the Government Sustainable Food and Fibre Futures Investment Program (previously PGP).