Trade Me appoints Annie Brown as chief people officer by Angela Hawksford in Insiders 18 May 2017 Leading New Zealand marketplace and auction site Trade Me appointed Annie Brown to the role of chief people officer. She’ll be a member of the executive team and will take up her new position in June. This article is only available to AIM Group clients. Please subscribe now or log in to view. Share Annie BrownJon Macdonaldtrade me Angela Hawksford Angela is a writer and journalist based in Sydney, Australia. She has extensive knowledge of the Australian real estate industry, having started her career in real estate advertising at News Limited newspapers, where she worked across a number of different mastheads in Sydney. She s also worked in television, magazines and online, and regularly contributes feature articles to The Sydney Morning Herald, MiNDFOOD and The Newcastle Herald. Angela also works as a content writer, creating written content for a number of SMEs across an array of industries, including real estate, education, technology and digital media.