Mohi Apou
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Mohi Apou

Worksafe / Mahi Haumaru Aotearoa

National advisor, Māori

  • Appointed July 2020.
  • Joined WorkSafe in 2018.
  • Has worked for MBIE, Ministry of Education, NZQA, Crown Law Office, Te Puni Kōkiri and the Office of Treaty Settlements
  • Previously with the Royal NZ Navy, and an iwi liaison spokesperson in cultural, social and environmental forums.
  • Senior academic adviser and senior lecturer at Te Wānanga o Raukawa.
  • He has a Master’s degree in Mātauranga Māori (Philosophy).
  • Of Ngā Rauru Kītahi and Whanganui iwi descent.


Western Institute of Technology at Taranaki, NZ
Apr 2005 - Dec 2013
Wānanga o Raukawa Māori University
Pukenga Matua - Senior Academic Lecturer
Feb 2013 - Nov 2018
NZ Qualifications Authority / Mana tohu Mātauranga o Aotearoa
National Assessment Moderator
Jun 2013 - Jul 2015
Worksafe / Mahi Haumaru Aotearoa
National Advisor Māori
Nov 2018 - Jul 2020
Worksafe / Mahi Haumaru Aotearoa
Chief Advisor Māori at Worksafe nz
Jul 2020 - Present

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