Christien Winter

Executive Director

Christien Winter is an Executive Director of Sheffield, having joined the firm in 1986.

Areas of Service

  • Executive Search
  • Executive Selection
  • Assessment
  • Career Management
  • Leadership Development
  • HR Development
  • Organisational Design
  • Driving Performance
  • Team Development

Business Experience

Christien is an experienced leader who has specialised in human resource advisory services for over 20 years.  Her early career was in operational leadership, working for an international computer leasing company based out of the UK.

With business qualifications and experience, Christien has designed and implemented human resource initiatives and led human resource projects in both the public and private sectors.  As a Senior Associate, she consults and facilitates across the full spectrum of organisational development and also undertakes executive search work for board members and other senior leadership roles. Christien is a Trustee on the board of Leadership New Zealand.


Professional Qualifications/Memberships

Diploma Business Studies and Languages – Birmingham City University, United Kingdom

Master of Business Administration – Aston University, United Kingdom

Accredited DDI Facilitator – Leadership Development Programmes

Accredited DDI Facilitator – Targeted Selection® Interviewer Skills

New Zealand Institute of Directors

Human Resources Institute of New Zealand

Past Director Business Mentors New Zealand

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