Wendy van Lieshout heads up APX Travel Management, part of the helloworld group, and one of New Zealand’s most prevalent and long-established corporate travel management companies (TMC’s). She looks after a team of over a hundred staff across 3 office locations in Auckland, Wellington and Christchurch, offering a broad range of fully managed services including corporate travel, group travel, conferences and events, executive desk services and holiday travel for corporates. APX’s customers include some of New Zealand’s largest brands as well as a SME’s. With more than 20 years’ experience in senior management roles in both retail and corporate travel, Wendy is particularly strong in business transformation, change management and inspiring positive culture. Wendy is a graduate of the University of Canterbury and Otago University’s Executive Education programme and sits on the Board of Directors of the Travel Agents Association of New Zealand (TAANZ).