Robert Bruce

To co-incide with leadership week, AUT and the Sir Peter Blake Trust joined forces to host the second annual ‘Shadow a Leader’ event for top students from high schools to get a taste of business life. Idealog contributor Robert Bruce narrates his day volunteering for the gig and asks, what's your definition of a great leader?

While frantically climbing the ladder of success in the corporate world, it is easy to get swept up in the hype. One man who has not forgotten his duty as a Kiwi and gives tirelessly to the community, while still being an extremely successful businessman, is Sir Peter Leitch, aka the Mad Butcher.