Kevin is an experienced executive manager, with extensive background in leading risk management and research projects. As a director of Navigatus, the demands of a busy risk consulting practice have him applying risk management principles across a range of sectors. This includes aviation, rail, and maritime through to large scale oil spills, hazardous activities and workplace safety.
In particular, Kevin brings expertise in strategic foresight, environmental and safety management, quality assurance, auditing and organisational change. He also has extensive knowledge of regulatory frameworks and has led approval and consultant teams on large infrastructure projects.
As evident through much of his work, he has a particular interest in evidence-led decision making and innovative solutions.
Kevin’s background in environmental engineering, has involved a high level of management of stakeholder and community engagement. Bringing this knowledge and expertise together helps ensure the success of almost any project and encourages buy-in to outcomes. As a result, this is a key consideration in all Kevin’s work.
He is a member of the Institute of Professional Engineers NZ, Society for Risk Analysis, Institute of Directors, American Association for the Advancement of Science and also the Resource Management Law Association.
Kevin is also an elected board member of the Marine Farming Association and the Marlborough Shellfish Quality Programme.
An emerging solution to aviation carbon emissions?
August 23, 2019
The concept of flygskam (flight shaming), coming from northern Europe, arises from...Read more
Tsunami Risk on Wellington to Petone Rail Corridor
December 17, 2017
Tsunamis are a significant risk to rail opreations. That's the surprising conclusion...Read more
New rapids at Roxburgh show how maritime safety risks evolve
December 1, 2017
As Roxburgh cleans up from the flash flooding, kayakers are playing in the new rapids...Read more
Kevin Assists with Developing New SafePlus Toolkit
November 28, 2017
On 23 November three NZ government agencies launched SafePlus, a new health and...Read more