Alexia Hilbertidou – CEO Girlboss

LEADERSHIP – During this interview Alexia shares her experience as a leader, where she’s learnt about leadership and leaders she admires. She talks us through the biggest challenges she has faced as a young female leader and gives advice to anyone taking on a new leadership role.

Alexia Hilbertidou
About Alexia Hilbertidou

Alexia is a sought-after speaker who has spoken to more than 20,000 people in corporate offices, government agencies and schools in the last 12 months.

Just returned from a mission with NASA, Alexia’s own mission is to get young women to the table - the boardroom table that is, and she believes the decisions made while young are crucial in paving the way.

Alexia’s passion for STEAM led her to create Girlboss when she was just 16 years old. Less than two years later GirlBoss has become an 8,000 strong network for ambitious, young New Zealand women.

Despite being only 18, Alexia has packed a significant amount of leadership and entrepreneurial experience into her life. A Global Teen Leader, a Ministry of Youth Development Top 5 Young Leader, and winner of the Westpac Young Leader Award, Alexia’s humble origins and incredible journey make her a positive and relatable role model for young women from every corner of New Zealand.

DURATION: 4:47
LOCATION, Auckland, New Zealand