Leisa Nathan - Director of Ochre Business
Leisa is the Director of Ochre Business Solutions, a business training & mentoring company based in Auckland. A Chartered Accountant, Leisa has had significant experience advising indigenous businesses in areas of export, marketing and financial management for the past 15 years and is an accredited mentor for Te Puni Kokiri. Having mentored & educated in excess of 100 Maori & Pacific owned businesses, Leisa understands the challenges that indigenous businesses face. Leisa has industry experience in property, organics/natural products, education and creative sectors. Hobbies include property investing, cycling, boxing and travelling.
To connect with Leisa:
Linkedin: Leisa Nathan Twitter: OwnHomeNZ
Andrea Anderson - Ochre's Business Manager
Having been actively involved business ownership for over 10 years in hospitality, import/export, manufacturing and business consulting, Andrea has established a wide range of business entrepreneurship skills to confidently consult and mentor to over 150 different businesses. "I was fortunate to have gained business management experience through a wide variety of industries such as hospiitality and tourism, tertiary education sector, government organisations and health and fitness. I learnt what happens when you make the wrong and right decisions in business as the impact can be widely felt. Hence I educate my business clients to ensure they mitigate for all risks where possible." As well as the Business Manager of Ochre Business Solutions Ltd, Andrea is also involved with import/export, manunfacturing businesses, works very closely with HRINZ, NZTAD, and an avid runner. Andrea holds formal qualifications in Bachelor of Arts - Psychology and Bachelor of Business - HRM, Level 5 NZ Adult Education and Training, and is currently completing her Professional Business Consultation qualification through APEC- IBIZ.
To connect with Andrea:
Linkedin: Andrea Anderson Twitter: OchreBusiness