Matthew Tukaki

Matthew Tukaki
Matthew Tukaki, CEO and Founder of EntreHub.org, Chair of Deakin University CSaRO and Chair of Sustain Group.

Matthew Tukaki, CEO and Founder of EntreHub.org, Chair of Deakin University CSaRO and Chair of Sustain Group.  Matthew is a Maori originally from New Zealand who has been based in  Australia for nearly fifteen years.  He is the former head of the world’s oldest and largest employment company in the world, Drake International and was Australia’s Representative to the United Nations Global Compact from 2010 – 13 where he represented business and industry.  In 2013 UN Secretary General Ban Ki Moon appointed Matthew to the governing board of the UNGC.  He has been Chair of Deakin University CSaRO and the Pacific Energy Corporation since 2011 and is currently a Non-Executive Director of the Board of Suicide Prevention Australia.  Matthew hails from Matakana Island in New Zealand and is of Ngai Te Rangi descent.  He is a former Director of the Board of the Australian Indigenous Chamber of Commerce.  Matthew founded EntreHub.org as a global news channel for small business, entrepreneurs, and start-ups at the beginning of 2014.  Today the site has more than a million readers, 30 correspondents reporting from Asia, Australia, North America, and Europe.  EntreHub has more than 59,000 members across 129 countries.