Rachael Kerr (Advisor)

Rachael Kerr (Advisor)

Trade Commissioner, NZTE, representing NZ INC

Rachael is currently New Zealand's Trade Commissioner to Singapore.  Prior to this role, Rachael was Policy Communications Manager at Facebook covering Asia Pacific.  Rachael also spent five years at New Zealand Trade and Enterprise as Marketing and Communications Manager, in Dubai from 2014 and Singapore since 2017.  Rachael was responsible for NZTE's marketing, communications and events work in support of Kiwi export businesses operating in the Middle East, India and East Asia.

Previous to moving overseas, Rachael worked as an advisor to the Minister of Commerce in Wellington.  Rachael has governance experience as the 2019-2021 Associate Director for a NZ F&B export company KONO, a subsidiary of Wakatu Incorporation based in Nelson and is actively involved in supporting businesses export to Asia.  Rachael holds a law degree from Victoria University.