Our Work

Our Work

We stand by our ability to put our breadth and depth of experience to work for you. Click a sector to read more about our past and current work:

Māori /Iwi organisations
Te Tihi Ruahine Whanau Ora Alliance

Acting as an intermediary to develop a rohe-based regional integration initiative.

Mental Health Foundation

Assisting in development and delivery of a programme for Māori men’s mental health.

Hawkes Bay/Wellington Māori Land Trusts

Providing an end-to-end papakāinga development and intermediary service on their tribal lands.

Te Hiku (Far North) 

Assisting in development of an outline for operations, for a regional development initiative.

Hapū entity in Whanganui

Assisting with development of strategy and operations necessary for long term commercial sustainability.

Iwi organisations/entities

Supported a number of iwi organisations across the country: pre and post settlement process/structures, strategic/governance training, policy/process development.


Public sector: Government and local government
Panuku Develeopment Auckland

Providing strategic and operational advice on stakeholder management for Auckland Council’s property and development company.

Tamaki Regeneration Company

Supported in building the capacity of its local NGO/community groups in preparation for the regeneration of the Tamaki community which is led by TRC (a Crown/Council entity). Providing strategic and operational advice to the senior leadership team.

M.B.I.E./ Te Pūnaha Hiringa Māori Innovation Fund

Accredited providers for the Commercial Advisors scheme

M.B.I.E./ Te Pūnaha Hiringa Māori Innovation Fund

Accredited providers for the Governance and Management scheme.

Intermediary for Government Agencies

Assisting to align and coordinate their services alongside the initiatives of Māori organisations.

MSD capability mentor

Accredited provider.

NZTE capability provider

Accredited under the voucher scheme.

Provider of services to the Waitangi Tribunal

Accredited provider.

Auckland Council

Accredited provider

NZ Treasury

Stocktake of community housing sector.


Not For Profit 
Alliance Community Initiatives Trust (ACIT)

Establishment of a new subsidiary focussed on social housing and education. 

Alliance Health Plus PHO

Supported the client in the development of a regional integration initiative including a pilot development phase that was presented to the Government ministers. Support consisted of development of an operational model and advocacy of key stakeholders.

Auckland Philharmonia Orchestra

Support through strategic advice.

Emergency housing provider in Pukekohe

Assisted to develop their operational capability.

Family counselling NGO

Assisting through a transition in their business model and way of working.

Sports Bay of Plenty

Assisted in development of a regional project’s communication and implementation strategy.

Prominent PHOs

Assisted two PHOs through a transition in their business model and way of working.

International aid and development
Asian Disaster Preparedness Center (ADPC), Thailand

Undertook appraisal of the disaster risk reduction programme (supported by NZ Aid Programme) in four ASEAN member countries.

World Vision, Australia

Supporting the building of their organizational and personnel capacity in urban programming.

Asian Institute of Technology (AIT), Thailand

Supporting capacity building of local governments in Indonesia on spatial planning under the World Bank’s city planning lab programme.

Private sector: businesses of any size
Coca-Cola Amatil NZ

Supported the client in developing a strategy around improving the productivity of its factory workforce including HR advice, operational review and cultural awareness.

Prominent Auckland tertiary education provider

Assisting the commercial subsidiary in development of a path to market for a prescriptive analytics technology.

Picture You in Agriculture

Assisted through a transition phase in their business.

Ventia Limited Australia

Assisted in understanding the Auckland market particularly with Pacific communities.

Advanced Security group

Completed a remuneration strategy for the national leader in electronic security services. 

Auckland University of Technology

Commercialisation of prescriptive analytics technology. 

Governance and Executive Leadership experience and skills development

Navigator Limited Partners are former Chief Executives and General Managers of their respective organisations and companies. The Partners have governance experience across diverse sectors including Iwi/hapu enitities, start up businesses, non-for-profit, economic development, media, human rights, housing, exporting and Crown entities / companies.