Governance NZ

Dr Rosanne Hawarden FCIS


Rosanne is currently President of Governance New Zealand has been a Chartered Secretary and governance professional for nearly 30 years. She is the New Zealand representative on the ICSA global Thought Leadership Group. She has degrees in nursing and midwifery, human resources, and information technology.

She holds a Doctorate in Business and Administration and is an internationally recognised scholar in diversity on boards of directors. Board appointments include Deputy Chair of the Medical Radiation Technologists board, and the board of the Medical Sciences Secretariat Ltd. She is Managing Director of a national NZ company that has represented SYSPRO, a large international software house specialising in manufacturing and accounting (ERP) systems.