Anna Palairet

(Industry Group: Occupiers)

Anna Palairet joined the NZGBC Board in April 2016. She is General Manager of Cargo at Air New Zealand, a role she was appointed to in August 2020. Prior to that she held the role of General Manager of Property and Infrastructure for 5 years and was the company’s Head of Procurement for 3 years. During her 14 years with Air New Zealand Anna has led commercial portfolios in the company’s Engineering, Group Supply Chain and Business Performance divisions. She is an experienced business leader with a career spanning some of New Zealand’s largest corporate companies including NZDB (now Fonterra), Carter Holt Harvey, Amcor in Australia and Air New Zealand.

Anna has a Bachelor of Science from Massey University and is a Member of the Chartered Institute of Procurement and Supply.


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