Commercial real estate is the perfect fit for Donna Li. She comes from a real estate background in Auckland, draws on extensive trade experience over several continents, and has developed successful businesses in both New Zealand and China. Her ability to consult, strategically plan and market businesses has resulted in the establishment of strong networks across mainly FMCG markets in Asia, Europe, the UK, South Africa and New Zealand. Key to her success is an astute talent for identifying opportunities, marketing them and building enduring relationships.
Being fluent in English, Mandarin and Cantonese enables Donna to traverse cultures with ease and communicate to such a degree that she is qualified to act as an interpreter in health and legal settings. She is resourceful, a keen social advocate, and endowed with enthusiasm for life. Donna's passion for the outdoors is demonstrated through her love of walking, cycling, fishing, skiing, yachting and gardening. It's these interests that have drawn her to Rotorua and its unique lifestyle.
Bayleys was a natural choice as the company is a reputable international brand, well-known in Asia, and recognised for treating its employees as family members.
Highly self-motivated, Donna sets her goals and works to the nth degree to achieve them.
She shines with leadership qualities and has what it takes to be an effective team player. Years of experience in directorship roles have matured her marketing and analysis skills. She is proud of her past achievements and excited by the opportunities that await her in this new chapter of her life.