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Kulina Burgess

Managing Partner

Kulina Burgess
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Kulina is the Managing Partner for ICE (Inspire, Create, Engage) a team of young professionals who champion other young people in their early in careers journey.

Purposeful in everything she does, Kulina is driven by her desire to see people from every walk of life experience a sense of belonging as they pursue their passions.

As a Finance and Commercial Law major and nearly 10 years of experience encouraging career pathways and engaging young people through people consulting programmes, Kulina notices every detail in business and people. Aotearoa New Zealand, Australia, Singapore, Hong Kong and across the Asia Pacific region are just a few of the places Kulina has been able to use her expertise to serve local communities.

Kulina wants to continue having an impact for her peers and other young professionals by growing access to opportunities to transform our future generations. Leading leaders at ICE offers a base to continue nurturing innovative pathways for early in careers professionals to thrive in Aotearoa New Zealand.

Fast facts about Kulina

  • Favourite hobby

    🏏Beach days and sports

  • Hidden talent

    🪄Tech wizard

  • Favourite quote

    Feel the fear, and do it anyway!

  • Shout me a drink of...

    🧋Bubble Tea

Get a head start

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