Sue is an acknowledged New Zealand business leader and an internationally award-winning executive having been recognised as New Zealand Young Executive of the Year, Southlander of the Year and the World Young Business Achiever award winner. Her career has taken her from running the family sheep and cropping farm in Southland into the leadership of CRT Southland, where she was directly credited with master minding growth strategies that increased revenues by over 200% in less than five years.
Sue is the Founder and CEO of Real Insight, a research and strategy consultancy where she curates and leads a team of expert strategists, analysts, creatives and coaches. Their research is at the cutting edge of talent and market insight and informs strategy and focuses leadership for clients in New Zealand and Australia. Sue brings diverse governance experience including the Board of SOE Genesis Power, Netball Southland and the Dairy Women’s Network.