Taniera Manaia

Wai ki Tai / Graduate Policy Analyst

Ngāti Kahu, Ngāti Tūwharetoa, Ngāti Maniapoto, Ngāti Awa

Taniera Manaia is a Wai ki Tai (Graduate Policy Analyst) for Te Wai Māori Trust.

He has experience across both the private and public sector, notably at the Waitangi Tribunal and Insurance as it pertains to Earthquake claims. He joined Te Wai Māori in January 2020 and deals with Te Wai Māori policy issues.

Taniera is passionate about sports and is involved in a number while also spending most of his time outside of work either playing or watching Rugby, Cricket, Football or Basketball. He also enjoys spending time with his friends, reading and playing video games.

Taniera will soon graduate from Auckland University with both a Bachelor’s degree in Laws and a Bachelor’s Degree in Commerce (International Business and Management).

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