Leanne is the General Manager Australia for Air New Zealand and is responsible for managing the airlines passenger revenue within Australia. Her portfolio includes the regions strategy development, sales performance, consumer market development, along with local pricing, PR and Brand activity.
She joined Air New Zealand in 2004, having held a number of senior sales roles within the Australian travel industry.
Her career includes more than nine years with Ansett Australia leading both industry and commercial sales channels, and four years with Avis Australia in the role of National Agency Sales Manager. She has extensive experience in sales leadership and business transformation within the sales environment. Her previous roles within the airline include Regional Sales Manager NSW/ACT, National Sales Manager Southern Region and Head of Leisure Sales Australia. Leanne has a Bachelor of Economics and Finance from the University of New South Wales.