Speaker Bio

Natasha Meleisea


Connecting via technology to address Covid, climate change and conflict: lessons from the indigenous peoples of New Zealand and the Pacific

Natasha Meleisea, she/her
Chief Executive Officer, Pacific Cooperation Broadcasting Limited (PCBL), New Zealand

Natasha brings an inclusive approach to all aspects of how she operates in business. Of Samoan heritage she weaves cultural diversity into her management style and embraces difference as a strength.  She has held  senior executive roles in both commercial and not-for-profit media organisations with a focus on building indigenous media performance, capacity and capability.   She is the CEO of PCBL - Pasifika TV, funded by the New Zealand government. with the aim to strengthen the broadcasting collective of 24 indigenous broadcasters across 14 Pacific countries.