2018 NZ CEO Summit
Leading change, culture and strategy to thrive in the digital era
8 May 2018Cordis Auckland, Auckland
Genna Elvin, co-Founder of Tadaweb, a Luxembourg based technology company pioneering the field of small data. Genna co-founded Tadaweb at 22 and has spent the past 6 years growing it to 50 people, multi-million revenues and reaching a place on the Talt Ventures Global Top 100 most disruptive technologies list. In order to achieve this, Genna has continually placed emphasis on the importance of diversity, company culture as well as incorporating emerging models, such as the lean methodology into business. Genna is a very active female entrepreneur having started her first startup at 17 that was funded by the US Government to bring solar energy to an impoverished group of Pacific Islands. Last year, Genna featured in Forbes for her place on the Hundert's Top 100 Female Founders of Europe
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Founder and Advisory Trustee
Leadership New Zealand
Jo is a Chartered Fellow of the Institute of Directors, Chair of Northpower Fibre, a Trustee of the Auckland Museum Trust and owns Leaders for Future. She is Chair of the Tai Tokerau Education Trust, and a member of the Centre for Brain Research Advisory Board. She was Founding Chair of Leadership New Zealand for a decade and is still an Advisory Trustee, and has had an extensive governance career. She was CEO of the Northland Regional Council and of the Auckland Regional Council. A Harkness Fellow and an Aspen Scholar, she has researched and presented internationally on leadership for the past two decades.