Fond father, old school audiophile, passionate chef, global strategist, early adopter, incessant entrepreneur, angel investor.
New Zealander of Indian origin, Edwin’s expertise is a combination of Entrepreneurship, Technology smarts, International marketing and Consultancy. An academic by accident and a marketer by choice, he is currently an entrepreneur with many dimensions, besides being a thought leader in the International Higher Education industry in New Zealand.
Qualified as a hotelier in India, he has evolved into a businessman in his current avatar in New Zealand and takes pride in sharing knowledge and expertise in consulting for transnational businesses, gained through experience in starting up businesses and successful exits.
With over a million miles of business travel and as a globizen, he adds value to businesses by offering his extensive networks in government and business across many countries, besides understanding of and insights into their complex business cultures. As a change manager & a strategist, he is adept at advising businesses on exploiting technology for success in the future.
Besides being on the Board of multiple companies globally, Edwin also contributes his experience in governance and strategic leadership for many not for profit organisations, espousing the Kiwi values of fair play, equity and diversity.
To support the ethical and professional operation of Immigration Trust and also its implementation of elements of Corporate Social Responsibility in the future, several high profile people generously offered their help and decided to join our Advisory Board