Gael Van Hattum
Licensed Real Estate Consultant

I was brought up on a large Southland farm, 20kms from Invercargill. My career started with my nursing training at Southland hospital. I then ventured to Wellington where I continued nursing until I was approached by Kempthorne Medical Supplies to come on board as a drug sales rep – the selling bug began.

Selling in the lower North Island and down to Canterbury base, was a great life style for a single Girl. I then meet a boy, and went back South to live in Queenstown. For 10 years, I owned and operated Queenstowns first beauty therapy salon – in fact, it was the first beauty salon south of Christchurch. This was a wonderful education, and another version of when caring for people began.

I then got another great job selling New Zealand’s first ever time share resort – Turner Heights.

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