Ziena Jalil

With an international award-winning career ranging from diplomat to business leader to entrepreneur across New Zealand and Asia, Ziena Jalil draws on a rich experience of many worlds to bring equity and opportunity to those with diverse cultures, abilities and experiences.

Ziena assumed leadership roles from a remarkably young age, frequently the first in her demographic to be appointed to these positions. A staunch advocate for diversity, equity and inclusion and a changemaker for business in Aotearoa, Ziena has helped some of New Zealand’s largest organisations to build their reputation, revenue and support the growth of Maori and Pacific young people in professional careers.

With an international award-winning career ranging from diplomat to business leader to entrepreneur across New Zealand and Asia, Ziena Jalil draws on a rich experience of many worlds to bring equity and opportunity to those with diverse cultures, abilities and experiences.
Ziena assumed leadership roles from a remarkably young age, frequently the first in her demographic to be appointed to these positions. A staunch advocate for diversity, equity and inclusion and a changemaker for business in Aotearoa, Ziena has helped some of New Zealand’s largest organisations to build their reputation, revenue and support the growth of Maori and Pacific young people in professional careers.
Ziena Jalil