Liz Stewart


Key Skills

  • Transformational Change
  • Leadership and Influence
  • Strategic Thinking
  • Technical Analytical
  • Governance and Investment Management


Liz is a proactive, energetic professional who thrives in environments of change. She has a proven ability to identify opportunities for improvement and to deliver value that exceeds expectations. Liz excels at strategic problem solving, using her skills and experience to understand the outcomes needed, develop clear plans and collaborate to deliver successfully.

Liz has experience across both private and public sector, covering a variety of roles including management consultancy, transformational change, organisational strategy, operating model design and implementation, programme management, investment governance and enterprise portfolio management.

Recent Experience

  • Ministry for Culture and Heritage - Programme Manager for the New Media Programme 
  • Ministry of Education - Programme Director
  • Ministry of Education - Strategy and Operating Model Programme and Programme Manager 
  • Ministry of Justice - Director, Product & Service Delivery Programme Manager, ICT Operating Model Programme
  • Ministry of Business Innovation and Employment - Director, Capital Portfolio Office


  • Bachelor of Commerce and Administration (BCA), Victoria University of Wellington