Linda Jenkinson

Linda Jenkinson

Board Chair

Linda is the Chair of UNICEF Aotearoa New Zealand and a member of the Global Chair Advisory group at UNICEF. She is a current Director of Air New Zealand, Eclipx Group, Guild Group, and Harbour Asset Management and brings with her 25 years of global entrepreneurial, strategic consulting, and governance experience.

Ms Jenkinson has a track record in innovation and industry disruption and was the first New Zealand woman, and the youngest woman, to list a company on the NASDAQ. She is a founder of three global multimillion -dollar companies. 

Linda actively contributes in both her local community and the global community. She supports entrepreneurs in her LevelUp Programs and is the co-founder and Managing Director of WOW Investments, a scalable social investment fund focused on building women-led small and medium-size enterprises in West Africa.

Linda was a Director for Red Cross San Fransisco, and has been a long term Trustee of the Massey Foundation. Linda is interested in scalable solutions to the issues of our time, and is passionate about the wellbeing and vitality of children.