He has global public and private sector experience; primarily in New Zealand and the United Kingdom with exposure to Asia and Latin America. Simon has significant experience in the operation of an organisation, leading projects, and being part of an ELT. He is a champion of developing people & a good steward of teams, leading them to be highly engaged, execute & deliver.
Simon has a strong focus on governance, transport, planning, finance, customer experience, event delivery and innovation. He is highly adaptable, with an outcome based planning approach and has an ability to integrate and engage in complex environs. Simon is a believer in the application of Wayfinding Leadership; remaining open to potential and, guiding people to develop and achieve.
Idris has particular experience in helping to deliver pan-agency workstreams, business cases, transport plans and on-the ground infrastructure deliverables. Idris is a troubleshooter who is strategic and forward thinking with an appetite to challenge business-as-usual practices when appropriate. He has an ability to translate multiple stakeholder views into cohesive summaries or infographics.
He is reliable and personable, aspiring to a high-level of performance; complimented by clients. Idris’ most recent experience includes Te Tupu Ngātahi, Additional Waitematā Harbour Connections and the New Zealand Upgrade Programme.