Shailan Patel

National Account Manager – Education & Retail


Shailan is passionate about helping students catapult from the education sector into meaningful employment. His career has been diverse, having worked in sales and advertising for three of New Zealand’s largest media companies, and he is now leading the education channel for MYOB nationwide. He’s working alongside accounting students, young Kiwi entrepreneurs, and helping students to see the growing opportunities in a career in tech. Shailan is no stranger to the stage - having presented an industry perspective at various tech events across the country. Shailan is looking forward to sharing his insights into the changing nature of the workplace.