Kauati’s Principal Advisor Ailsa Cain offers a set of unique skills to guide strategic decision-making and ignite new ideas.


A breadth of experience in:

  • Policy development, implementation and review
  • Strategic and gaps analysis
  • Historical and contemporary research
  • Simplifying complex information
  • Relationship management and collaborative engagement
  • Public speaking
  • Legislative compliance and implementation
  • Operational processes and tools
  • Briefing governors, councillors and ministers

Specialist knowledge of Te Ao Māori – the Māori world:

  • Identification and interpretation of heritage sites
  • Taonga tūturu/ precious artefacts and koiwi tangata/ human remains
  • Treaty of Waitangi negotiations and protocols
  • Management of Māori lands

To see how Kauati can work with you, call Ailsa on 027 445 8015, or send an email.