Andrew Patterson
A passionate business champion, with more than 20 years' experience working in business media both in NZ and Australia, Andrew is a popular broadcaster and a sought after commentator and speaker.

A regular presenter on the National Business Review's digital platform NBR Radio, and the host of its flagship weekend podcast Sunday Business, Andrew admits to being a self-confessed 'news junkie' and a close follower of global business trends, particularly technology, innovation and entrepreneurship.

In addition to his media commitments, he has worked pro-bono for the last four years with a number of low decile Auckland schools establishing programmes to improve student outcomes and provide pathways into technology careers including the establishment of Coding Clubs, providing mentoring to high performing students and, for the second time, leading a group of students on an all-expenses paid trip to Silicon Valley.

Returning to the University of Auckland Business School in 2013, Andrew recently competed his Master's in Business Commercialisation & Entrepreneurship (MCE)