Julia Jones role at KPMG is farm enterprise specialist she is part of the Agri-Food team who look at the changing global face of Agri-Food and connect food producing clients with long term sustainable business solutions.

Julia is passionate about New Zealand’s Agri-Food industry and see’s agility and change as the gateway to relevance and ensure a better future for the next generation within the industry. In 2007 Julia completed an Agri program through Harvard Business School in China, this program fired her passion for international Agriculture.

In 2012 she graduated from the Agri Women’s Development Trust Escalator Governance program.  2013 brought an opportunity to spend time working in Russia with the KPMG team focusing on Agricultural strategy.

Highlights for Julia during 2015 were being a co-author for the KPMG emerging leaders Agribusiness Agenda and being a finalist in the Westpac Women of Influence.

More recently she received the MPI/Agmardt emerging leaders scholarship attended the 2017 Te Hono Bootcamp at Stanford University.