International marketing and business development

Meet our International Marketing and Business Development team, who drive international student recruitment for the University of Auckland.

Deputy Director International Marketing and Business Development

Jeremiah (Bo) Bonifacio joined the University of Auckland International Office in July 2019 as the Deputy Director, International Marketing and Business Development. Bo has 19 years of experience in the Australian education sector, specifically in the area of international student recruitment at Deakin University, Swinburne University of Technology and RMIT University.

In his most recent role at La Trobe University in Melbourne, Bo led the marketing, recruitment, and admissions function across five regions of South Asia, South East Asia, North America, Middle East and North Africa, and Europe/America.

Gabrielle Edwards is the Administrative Assistant.

International Managers

Karen Dorrian (Medical and Health Sciences) Senior International Manager

Lee Hsieh (Science) International Manager

Marcelo Credidio (Business) International Manager

Anna Frisk (Arts) International Manager

Ryan Gamon (Engineering) International Manager

Chandra Leenheer (Law) International Manager

Ben McNally Burn (Creative Arts and Industries; Education and Social Work) International Manager

Business Development Team

Jennifer Woronuk Business Development Manager

Grace Zhi Business Development Coordinator

Vivi Peng China Regional Manager (Based in Beijing, China)

Vinita Desai India Senior Recruitment Adviser (Based in Mumbai, India)

Quan Dang Southeast Asia Senior Program Officer (Based in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam)

Marketing Team

Shane Ball International Marketing Manager

Kirsten Brown International Communications and Liaison Officer

Jessica Chen Marketing Officer

Michelle D'Silva Marketing Officer

Laura Osborn International Marketing Adviser

Huixi Yao China Social Media Assistant