Great graduates

Around the globe, AUT’s remarkable and influential alumni are making an impact on their communities, countries and professions.

With more than 150,000 AUT alumni around the world, you can find our graduates in all leading companies, from Deloitte and PwC to the BBC and Apple, and from Air New Zealand to the NHS in the UK or the World Health Organization in Switzerland.

Many of them are now CEOs or in other senior leadership roles, and some have created their own highly successful businesses. One of them was even the co-founder of Tesla.

Get to know some of our featured AUT alumni

You can see some of our featured alumni below. To read their inspiring stories simply click on the person you want to know more about.

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Andrew Davis

Andrew Davis

Senior Lifecycle Marketing Manager, ShiftKey, Austin, Texas, USA
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Andrew McKechnie

SVP, Chief Creative Officer at Verizon, New York
Ann Merrick

Ann Merrick

Vice President/US ERP Integration Lead, WSP, Charlotte, North Carolina, USA
Bernard Leong

Bernard Leong

Co-Founder, Skillsme / Founder & CEO, Cryptrain
Colin McClean

Colin McClean

General Manager NZ Hotel Operations, SKYCITY Entertainment Group
Daniel Zhou

Daniel Zhou

President of Latin America, Huawei Technologies
David Simpson

David Simpson

Chief of Strategy and Partnerships, Southern Cross Healthcare
Elizabeth Berryman

Elizabeth Berryman

CEO & Founder, chnnl Limited
Eteroa Tusipepa Lafaele

Eteroa Tusipepa Lafaele

Developer Evangelist, Xero / Director, Fibre Fale / Co-Founder, DigiTautua
An alumni from AUT

Gary Wang

Founder of LockInChina, Beijing, China
An alumni from AUT

Hongtu (Sam) Li

Founder/Owner, Dr Sam Li Sport and Rehabilitation Hospital, Beijing, China
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Ivan Fuyala

Head of Marketplace, Trade Me
Jaimee Lupton

Jaimee Lupton

Co-founder, MONDAY Haircare, Osana Naturals & Chalon
Jason Baxendine

Jason Baxendine

Head of Strategy and Operations – Start Ups and SMBs, Stripe, Singapore
An alumna from AUT

Jenny Joblin

Creative Director, Federation
Jordan Salesa

Jordan Salesa

Lead Physiotherapist, New Zealand Olympic Team & Moana Pasifika
Clinical Lead, Habit Health
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Kalisolaite ‘Uhila

Performance Artist
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Kate Taylor

International strategy and operations, Program manager at Pinterest, San Francisco
Katy McMillan

Katy McMillan

Director, Global Sustainability Corporate Affairs, AstraZeneca, London
Lauren Bartlett

Lauren Bartlett

Head of Marketing & Communications – UK/Europe, New Zealand Trade and Enterprise, London
Lizzi Whaley

Lizzi Whaley

CEO, Spaceworks Design Group
Logan Wedgwood

Logan Wedgwood

Managing Director, Advisory.Works
Owner/Business Consultant, Intelligent Ink
Director, Wedgwood Consulting
Luke Ryan

Luke Ryan

General Manager, Engineering
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Mary-Ellen Redmayne

Founder/Director, The Foot Stop Podiatry Services, Gold Coast, Australia
Max Stroomer

Maximilian (Max) Stroomer

Partner Consumer Experience Innovation Lead, Nike, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
An alumna from AUT

Nadeesha Godamunne

Freelance Illustrator, New York
Prabakar Parthiban

Prabakar Parthiban

Satellite Terminal Manager, Sofant Technologies Ltd, Edinburgh, Scotland
Robert Mi

Robert Mi

Co-Founder, Aerolab New Zealand
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Sarah Wood

CEO, realestate.co.nz
Surabhi Date

Surabhi Date

Strength and Conditioning Programme Lead, Indian Rugby Football Union, Pune, India
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Tee Twyford

Founder, HUSTLE + hush
Tilman Schoen

Tilman Schoen

Associate Director of Procurement, BioNTech SE, Mainz, Germany

Great graduates talk about finding their greatness

Some of our great graduates share their stories of how their time at AUT opened up new possibilities and inspired them to turn their passion into something rewarding and meaningful.

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