Rosalie Nelson

General Manager – Strategy, Impacts and Insights

Callaghan Innovation

New Zealand

Rosalie is the General Manager – Strategy, Impacts and Insights at Callaghan Innovation. Before joining Callaghan Innovation’s leadership team, Rosalie was the head of market strategy and insights at Chorus, a role she held for six years. Rosalie’s prior experience has been as a research director, principal analyst and strategist, working for global research and consulting companies Ovum and IDC. In this capacity she advised leading communication companies in Europe, Asia-Pacific and Australasia on technology market disruption, strategic responses and forecast impact with a specific focus on the mobile, media and communications sectors.

She began her career as an economics and business journalist, working in radio, print and television. Her personal passion is seeing New Zealand redefine its future opportunities through technology and innovation.