CEO of Patu Aotearoa (New Zealand)
In 2012 Patu Aotearoa was created to help a group of obese Maori men engage with physical activity in a comfortable environment. Utilising innovation and social enterprise Patu Aotearoa now has multiple sites and has gained a lot of attraction nationwide, building healthy communities and developing more Maori entrepreneurs.
“Patu is for everyone, from tamariki to kaumātua, including unemployed and employed, having whānau come from negative environments and moving into positives ones. Patu is for the People! #thatsus”