As GM Marketing & Engagement, Beckie is responsible for leading the Wellington UniVentures team delivering all marketing, communications, PR and engagement activities for the business. The position is a core role within the Wellington UniVentures executive leadership team.
No stranger to the start-up community, Beckie has worked for one of New Zealand’s best known start-up brands—KiwiBank—during its inception, plus a number of smaller Wellington start-up entities. She has also held marketing and commercial management roles at New Zealand Post and Wellington City Council, as well as establishing international student programmes at several Wellington schools.
Beckie is a Te Herenga Waka—Victoria University of Wellington alumna, having attained both a Bachelor of Commerce & Administration in Marketing, Management and Industrial Relations, and a Bachelor of Laws focused on Employment Law and Contract Law.