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QualityNZ recently hosted an event in India, featuring legends Stephen Fleming and Bren-don McCullum, to launch their ‘Leadership, Diversity, and Culture’ online program



QualityNZ Group, a prominent New Zealand company deeply rooted in the Food and Beverage sector and international education through its vertical QualityNZ Education, recently orchestrated a triumphant event spanning two dynamic cities in India. The highlight of this extravaganza was the launch of their online program, “Leadership, Diversity, and Culture,” featuring the charismatic presence of cricketing legends Stephen Fleming and Brendon McCullum.


Held at the iconic Taj Mahal in Mumbai and the majestic Taj Palace in New Delhi, the event drew the participation of senior leaders from prestigious companies like Amul, Jio, Mahendra, Tata Group, Zespri, Duco Consultancy, Access Healthcare, and CricHQ, among others.


With a staggering attendance of over 700 business leaders, diplomats, and government representatives, the event witnessed the fusion of insights from diverse sectors.


The inauguration, graced by HE David Pine, NZ High Commissioner to India, also included a virtual congratulatory message from HE Neeta Bhushan, the Indian High Commissioner to New Zealand. Cricketing maestros Fleming and McCullum, in their addresses, shared profound reflections on their leadership journey, emphasising the significance of diversity inbuilding unbeatable teams.


Fleming’s insight into nurturing a culture where everyone can shine and McCullum’s perspective onleading a diverse team set the tone for the event. QualityNZ Education’s CEO, Sandeep Sharma, officially announced the launch of the online program, envisioning a positive impact on teams through their leaders applying the shared principles in their workplaces.


The program, comprising twelve self-paced modules derived from the ambassadors’ extensive experience, serves as a practical guide for navigating the complexities of modern leadership. A limited edition launch at year-end will be exclusively available for QualityNZ corporate partners and top companies within the New Zealand and Indian corporate landscape.


Acknowledging the support of stalwarts in the New Zealand and international business community, QualityNZ Director, Geoff Allott, expressed gratitude to sponsors, with special recognition for Duco Consultancy as the platinum sponsor and now a Strategic Partner for technology transformation. Also, Zespri International and Access Healthcare as the Gold sponsors.


The event also showcased QualityNZ’s strategic initiatives in India, with Dr. Nitin Nagrale, CEO of F&B services, unveiling plans for a food processing plant and the launch of a new product line, “Tasty Kiwi,” manufactured in India. This expansion aligns with the company’s commitment to fostering economic ties and contributing to India’s growth story.


In conclusion, QualityNZ Group’s event not only celebrated leadership excellence but also marked a significant step in strengthening business ties between New Zealand and India, leaving an indelible mark on the landscape of corporate collaboration.



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