Professional Director, Futures Strategist & Independent Consultant
The pursuit of excellence comes in many forms. For Sue Suckling, it is a relentless focus on strategic thinking, collaboration and disruption that results in a constant cycle of improvement and new opportunity within the contemporary global environment.
“Sue has used her roles as founding Chair of Callaghan Innovation and Chair of NZQA to drive her vision of NZ: a smart digital nation that leverages converging technologies to become an economic, social and environmental leader. During her 6 years at Callaghan Innovation, revenue of its TIN 200 customers rose 4 times faster than other firms. In education she has crusaded for a digitised secondary assessment system, set to be achieved by 2020. Throughout she has worked to ensure Māori benefit equally.”