Dr Anita Abbott
Anita is a strategic and visionary leader. She is responsible for the overall programs and management of the company, and the maintenance of quality of the research and programs. She is also responsible for conducting research, analyzing and reporting research projects. She deals with ethics surrounding privacy, data sharing, intelligence analysis, and unintended bias.
She holds a PhD in Political Science, Master of Professional Studies (International Relations and Human Rights), Master of Education (with Distinction), and Bachelor degree in Marine Science. She has 20 years experience in teaching, and 10 years in research. She served at NATO Defense College in Rome.
Her research interests include Asia-Pacific strategic relations, political alliance, alliance behaviour, strategic diplomatic deterrence, and geopolitics and alliance identity. She has published two books and numerous articles on these subjects. She has developed several models and frameworks: education sovereignty, strategic diplomatic deterrence, alliance resiliency model, strategic geopolitical resiliency, and embedded negotiation.
Maxwell Abbott, BTheo
Maxwell Abbott holds a Bachelor degree in Theology from the University of Auckland. He is currently completing postgraduate studies in Business at Southern Institute of Technology. Maxwellis responsible for credit control and the administration of the company. He ensures all admin tasks are carried out in accordance with company policy.
Brett Murphy, BA
General Manager and Media Relations
Brett holds degrees in Communications, Arts Majoring in Media Studies and History. He worked for Radio Works Waikato. Currently, he is working for News Hub (Radio and Television), and News Wire (online news). He has also managed several tasks for Global Partnership and Development Ltd.