Nepia is currently heading our team of Tumu, as he also sets strategic priorities and leads key organisational projects.
Position: Kaiwhakatere, Chief Executive
Iwi: Ngāti Raukawa
Qualifications: GradDipBA, MALP (Distinction)
Nepia heads Ngā Tumu, he ensures the delivery of our strategic priorities and leads our key organisational projects.
Nepia joined Te Wānanga o Aotearoa in 2009 and has held a range of executive roles with our organisation including as Te Kōmaru, the deputy chief executive.
Nepia, who was appointed acting chief executive in April 2021, brings more than 30 years of experience across the education, corporate, finance and processing sectors to the role.