Alex Cabrera

Chief Executive

TPP Chief Executive Alex Cabrera joined the organisation in June 2016, bringing experience in roles across the Australia and New Zealand tertiary sectors.

Immediately before joining TPP, Alex was Chief Executive of Aoraki Polytechnic prior to and during its recent merger with Christchurch Polytechnic Institute of Technology to create the Ara Institute of Canterbury. He has also held roles as Executive Director Planning and Development at the University of Canberra in Australia and Operations Manager at Weltec.

Originally from Spain, and having held roles in the UK education sector, Alex is a skilled manager, with strengths in the areas of building team capability, engagement and organisation performance. He emphasises the importance of building a strong culture, relationships and effective communication in the success of an organisation.