Mischa Mannix-Opie

Mischa Mannix-Opie
  • Executive Director, New Zealand

Mischa has had extensive leadership experience in international market development, sales, marketing and communication roles.  She has held positions with Tourism New Zealand in North America, New Zealand and South and South East Asia.  Mischa led B2B and B2C marketing, business development and partnership strategies, including numerous aviation route development initiatives. 

She has also previously held the senior leadership position as Head of South and South East Asia for Air New Zealand.  This role was responsible for developing their market strategy to support start-up services from Singapore and Ho Chi Minh City to New Zealand.  Mischa has also held other sales and marketing leadership roles with transport group StraitNZ, and Skycity Entertainment.

Prior to her role as Executive Director for Government to Government Partnerships, Mischa was a Customer Director for New Zealand Trade and Enterprise.