Women on Boards Auckland Networking Event


From the parade ground to the boardroom: Kirstin Ferguson’s path to become a leading company director

Dr Kirstin Ferguson will be discussing her path to the boardroom after having joined the military at the age of 17, through to becoming CEO of a global organisation. Kirstin is now one of Australia’s leading company directors and has been named one of Australia’s 100 Women of Influence. She is a sought-after international keynote speaker and strong advocate for gender diversity and equality in business. Kirstin will share with us practical advice for moving from an executive to a board career and discuss ways we can all use social media to successfully develop our professional careers.

Guest speaker

Dr Kirstin Ferguson is a leading businesswoman and company director, international authority in health and safety leadership and corporate governance, and sought after commentator on gender diversity. Dr Ferguson is also the creator of the widely acclaimed global #CelebratingWomen campaign.

An advocate for gender diversity and equality in the workplace, Dr Ferguson is a member of national and international women's organisations including Chief Executive Women, Women Corporate Directors and the Women's Leadership Institute of Australia. View full bio...


18 Viaduct Harbour Ave

Note : Doors open at 7.30am

Event Business Partner

Event Supporting Partners

  • 07:30 am - 09:00 am

  • 02 Nov 2017

  • KPMG Auckland

  • 45.00