Dame Jenny Shipley
Dame Jenny is a former Prime Minister of New Zealand and Chairman of APEC in 1999.
She is a Director on the Boards of the prestigious BOAO Forum for Asia, the China based International Finance Forum and an Initiator for the Education Forum for East Asia and a regular visitor to China. She was Chairman Oravida NZ and Oravida Water. Dame Jenny served as an independent director for China Construction Bank for 6 years and as Chairman of China Construction Bank New Zealand for 5 years. She chaired the NZX listed Genesis Energy for 9 years.
Dame Jenny is a Privy Councillor and was appointed Dame Companion of the New Zealand Order of Merit by the Queen for her services to the New Zealand Parliament in 2002.