Anna GrootAnna is an energetic and multi-talented business professional with over 14 years of international experience encompassing business and brand development, marketing and PR, networking and community building and large-scale event production. 

From Cisco to Cirque du Soleil, Gucci to The Royal Navy, she has honed her skills in project and relationship management across a wide array of businesses and organisations including non-profits, government and blue-chip companies.

Anna has also worked extensively with start-ups on strategic communications, marketing and business growth advisory.

Having established Kea New Zealand's presence in the United Kingdom and grown the Diaspora network in to a connected and engaged community, she is looking forward to applying her knowledge of network-building to Advance, providing you with opportunities to be inspired by and celebrate the achievements of Australia's best and brightest and keeping our Diaspora in Asia connected to Australia.