Hemi Sundgren

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Māori representative

 Te Āti AwaNgāti Toa, Ngāti Raukawa

Hemi has more than 10 years' experience working with iwi in the post-settlement development space, including 6 years as Pouwhakahaere - CEO at Te Kotahitaga o Te Atiawa Trust in Taranaki. In late 2020 he took a role at Tourism New Zealand as Pou Ārahi – Māori. His primary role with TNZ is to raise cultural confidence across the organisation. Hemi is also on the Board of Venture Taranaki.