Annabelle joined Brandon Capital in 2020.
Prior to this, Annabelle (Ngāpuhi – Ngāti Wharara, Te Popoto) worked with Crown entities, the New Zealand Infrastructure Commission and the New Zealand Institute of Skills & Training (NZIST) Establishment Unit, advising on media relations, stakeholder engagement and public consultation.
As a public relations specialist, she has worked across health, biotech, higher education, enterprise and not-for-profit sectors. She started her career as a journalist in New Zealand. Her career highlights include showing a short film at the Cannes Film Festival and working with international top tier media to promote Alzheimer’s disease as a global health priority.
Annabelle has a Bachelor in Broadcast Communications (Journalism) from the New Zealand Broadcasting School and a Certificate in Iwi Engagement from the Public Relations Institute of New Zealand (PRINZ).