Jennifer Kerr has deep governance experience both in New Zealand and overseas. She is currently a Director on Callaghan Innovation and is Chair of the Health & Safety Committee. She has extensive international executive experience in North America, Continental Europe, the United Kingdom and New Zealand.
Jennifer was formerly General Manager of Customers, People and Environment at Transpower and Group Director Human Resources and Health & Safety at Fonterra. She has also operated her own consultancy business, and prior to that was the Group Manager of Human Resources for Mobil Oil for all of Europe.
She has strong experience in organisation strategy, health & safety, CEO recruitment and succession, executive remuneration and stakeholder relationships.
Jennifer is a member of New Zealand Global Women and has taken an active role during her career in mentoring and coaching other women to achieve their potential. She is of Ngāti Mutunga and Ngāti Tama descent.