Coming from a diverse background, Awa’s primary strengths lie in his ability to adapt and thrive in new environments, to analyse situations from unique perspectives and to learn at great speed. He adds value through a combination of these existing talents and a burgeoning technical skill set.
“He aha te kai ō te Rangatira? He Kōrero, he kōrero, he kōrero” – (What is the food of the leader? It is knowledge. It is communication). While the technology industry is advancing at an exponential rate, we should still seek to retain the wisdom of those before us. Although this is an old whakatauki, its message is increasingly relevant today.