Past Events

The next wave: Change-makers, Entrepreneurs and Superdiverse leaders

NZ Asian Leaders (NZAL) in association with Bank of New Zealand (BNZ), MYOB, NZ China Trade Association (NZCTA), Future Dragonz Wellington (FDW) and NZ China Friendship Society (NZCFS) held its first Wellington event of 2018, a panel discussion on ‘The […]

Highlights from an exclusive breakfast session with Hon. Stuart Nash

NZ Asian Leaders along with Chen Palmer Partners, SUPERdiverse WOMEN (SDW) and the Superdiversity Centre hosted the Hon Stuart Nash for an exclusive breakfast event for its members, clients and sponsors at Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand (CAANZ). Speaking […]

Eye on Asia

  Held on Oct 31, the Eye on Asia forum was an inaugural joint venture between the Institute of Directors NZ (IOD), NZ Asian Leaders (NZAL) and the Superdiversity Centre for Law, Policy and Business, aimed at deepening a working knowledge of cultures […]

NZAL Wellington Networking Session

With an aim to develop a stronger and wider network in Wellington, on Wednesday Oct 25, NZAL held a networking lunch session for its members, sponsors and supporters. NZAL Chief Executive, Karinia Lee provided an overview of the organisation, the […]

NZAL first regional event in Christchurch

Hosted on the campus’ of Aspire2 International, NZAL held its first regional event in Christchurch on August 31, 2017. Attended by 60 diverse leaders, the session showcased NZAL’s  commitment to engage and capture the stories of New Zealand’s diverse population in […]

Exclusive breakfast with the Leader of the Opposition, Jacinda Ardern

This morning’s joint breakfast session was attended by members of New Zealand Asian Leaders (NZAL) and SUPERdiverse WOMEN (SDW), sponsors, corporate members and key supporters of NZAL and SDW. It follows the successful dinner with the Prime Minister, Hon Bill […]

Asians in Governance – Interviews with top Asian leaders as Board of Directors

Asians in Governance – Interviews with top Asian leaders as Board of Directors NZAL Members only session Date: April 27, 2017 NZAL members had a a rare opportunity to hear from a panel of top Asian leaders share their views on governance. The panel will included: Danny Chan – Chair of Flowezone International Limited, Deputy […]

Governance workshop – Being an effective director

NZAL Members only Governance workshop – “Being an effective director” Facilitated by: Janine Smith, Principal, The Boardroom Practice Date: April 27 – 28, 2017 – NZAL Members only Governance workshop – “Being an effective director” Facilitated by Janine Smith, Principal, The Boardroom Practice This day and a half workshop was tailored […]

Celebrating Diversity in Business in Hawkes Bay

This year, NZAL has made a commitment to engage and capture the stories of New Zealand’s diverse population in the regions throughout New Zealand. NZAL Chair Mai Chen launched the inaugural NZAL regional session which was held in Hawkes Bay April […]

Profit with Purpose – Leaders talk sustainability in business

Held on Thursday March 9, 2017, NZAL brought together four exceptional speakers to talk about sustainability in business, about achieving the bottom line – with a purpose. Speaking to an audience of over 100, the speakers and panel discussion was […]