Zena Boakes

Chief Human Resources Officer, Audi Australia
AIB Industry Guest Lecturer and Industry Partner

Zena Boakes

Zena has over 20 years’ experience in all aspects of Human Resources (HR). Her career spans the breadth of the HR Function and in a range of industries including Retail, Automotive, Telecommunications, Travel Technology and Professional Services.

Zena is known for her pragmatic, solutions focused and professional approach. She is a Senior Strategic HR Business Partner with a solid understanding of contemporary HR practices and has the ability to successfully partner with business leaders to provide expertise in organisation capability development, relationship management and HR strategy development.

Zena joined Audi Australia as Chief Human Resources Officer in 2015 where she leads the HR function for Head Office and the company owned Dealership in Zetland, Sydney.

Lessons in Strategic HR Management