Summer Qu joined the Foundation as Project Officer Leadership in early 2020. She was born and grew up in Dalian, and moved to New Zealand at the age of 19.
After completing her Diploma in Hotel Management from PIHMS in New Plymouth, Summer held various roles across different sectors including hospitality and import and export trading.
Over the past decade, Summer has worked and travelled in the US, China, New Zealand, South Korea and Thailand. In 2018, she graduated from Manukau Institute of Technology with a Graduate Diploma in Project Management.
Summer is passionate about diversity and leadership and hopes to contribute to equipping New Zealanders with the knowledge, skills and connections to thrive in Asia.