Alumni news

Our alumni are making a mark in their fields throughout New Zealand and around the world. Read about some of their recent achievements.

    Stepping stones to success

    Currently the Regional Sales Director for Asia at fast-growing New Zealand accounting software firm Xero, Victoria University alumnus Shaun Burke has had a varied international career that began with following his heart—and his mind.

    The science of working

    London, Hong Kong, New York, San Francisco—Vanessa Homewood reflects on her global career, which all began with questioning the 'why' of things while doing her PhD in Physics at Victoria University of Wellington.

    Gosia Piatek stands looking at the camera

    Catching up with Gosia Piatek

    While in New Zealand recently American actress Reese Witherspoon was spotted wearing a garment from Kowtow—a fashion label started by Victoria University of Wellington alumna Gosia Piatek.

    Dr Amardeep Dugar

    Shedding light

    A Victoria University of Wellington graduate has established an India-based firm that provides research and design consultancy in architectural lighting.