Mariya is a Lead Product Manager at Restaurant Hub, a number one dining experience discovery and booking platform in New Zealand. She has spent more than 9 years in Product and tech industry, holding various managerial positions across her career.
Powered by a strong sense of curiosity and guided by a customer centric mindset, Mariya is not afraid of asking tough questions and challenging the status quo. She is also passionate about making astounding on-line experiences that convert.
Her professional managerial work began as a Relationship Manager at Accident Compensation Corporation (ACC). During her extensive career she has worked on a broad range of activities in developing product strategy & delivery management, helping achieve transformative success for each organization she lead. Her entrepreneurial mindset eventually led her to found her own startup, In Good Company, a coworking space and creative services provider strongly supporting young companies.Mariya earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Development Studies, Linguistics, Statistics from Victoria University of Wellington. On top of her academic and professional success, Mariya is a Certified Scrum Product Owner in Agile Leadership. In addition to being an active volunteer with Wellington Refugee Services and Compassion Nepal, Mariya is also a founder and a co-founder of The Free Store and Human Dance, respectively.