Deryck Shaw - Director
B.Sc. (Waikato), Dip.Nat.Res. (Canterbury), M.Appl.Sc. (Hons) (Canterbury)
AFNZIM, MNZAE, MNZPI, MRNZS, MMRSNZ, MNZInstD, MNZRA
Deryck is the Director of APR Consultants Ltd. Over the course of his career, he has acquired a wide range of experience in planning and research. Deryck's experience as a researcher is backed by resource management, science, planning, economics and natural resources qualifications. He was the principal of DJ Shaw Associates from 1983 until the formation of the APR consultancy in 1990. Deryck holds professional memberships with the New Zealand Institute of Management, the Royal Society of New Zealand, the New Zealand Planning Institute, the Market Research Society of New Zealand, and the New Zealand Association of Economists. He has also had extensive experience in a governance role with many local, regional and national bodies.
Paul Killerby - Strategic Planning Manager
M.M.S. (Waikato), G.Dip.Appl.Stats (Massey)
Paul is a strategic planning and research specialist with experience in both private consultancy and the local government sector. His expertise includes strategic planning, policy analysis, facilitation, consultation, social research, economic research, community development, communication, statistical analysis and qualitative analysis. Paul has published papers in New Zealand Local Government Magazine, New Zealand Planning Quarterly, the Social Policy Journal of New Zealand, Sustaining Regions Journal, the International Journal of Social Economics and Australasian Journal of Regional Science. Click here for more.
Eldad Collins - Planner
B.T.M. (Planning) (Waiariki Institute of Technology)
Eldad is a Resource Planner specialising in both town planning and tourism planning. he holds a Bachelor of Tourism Management majoring in planning from Waiariki Institute of Technology. He has been involved in New Zealand's tourism industry since 1992 and has had experience in resource management/town planning since 1997. Eldad provides specialist advice around resource management planning issues and processes.
Jonathon Bannatyne - Economist and Strategic Planner
Master Applied Stats (First Class Honours), BApplEcon (Massey), DipSecTchg (Auckland), BSc (chemistry, Massey), Postgrad DipSci (Stats, Massey) candidate, Master NLP Certificate (IANLP compliant), Certs 3 & 4 (Personal Trainer, Aus’ quals framework), Dip. Hypnotherapy
Thomas Revell - Economic Analyst BCA (VUW)
Tom has recently joined APR after completing a Bachelor of Commerce and Administration at Victoria University of Wellington, with a double major in Economics and Management.
Tom has strong written, verbal, critical thinking and research skills with a focus on competitive advantage and strategic management.
He has experience in using case studies to determine business viability, supported by a robust grounding in economics.
Has experience in being part of an integrated team, with a background in customer service.
Elvis Bowring - IT and Data Manager
Elvis has been APR's IT and Data Manager since 1993, overseeing and maintaining the data analysis systems and field research teams. He has extensive experience in data analysis using various software products to generate appropriate qualitative and quantitative results.
Daniela Konig - Data and Systems Analyst
NZ Dip. Bus. BBA (Waikato)
Daniela has a Bachelor of Business Analysis in Finance.
She undertakes data analysis and reporting.
Projects range from financial analysis to reporting on market trends and developments.
She also has specialist skills in accounting and administration.
Daniela provides customised solutions to client information and reporting requirements.
Tatiana Kiwi-Scally - Research/Business Analyst
BCA. (International Business) BA. (1st Hons) (Spanish) (VUW)
Tatiana Kiwi-Scally is a double graduate of Victoria University.
She has research and analytical skills which have been enhanced from her studies.
Tatiana has experience in economic analysis, strategic management and international business analysis. Tatiana brings a focus to research and business analysis processes to provide clarity for clients in their decisions.
Jacqui Aimers - Senior Research Analyst
Ph.D. Forestry (Texas A&M University, USA)
B.Sc. (Hons) Botany
B.Sc. Zoology (Otago, NZ)
Jacqui’s expertise is in scientific research, technology transfer and technical communication. She has a keen interest in sustainable development, natural resource management, and also working with communities. Previously Jacqui worked as a private consultant, and prior to that, was a forestry scientist with Forest Research (now Scion). Jacqui obtained a Ph.D. in Forestry while working with the Texas Forest Service. She has an extensive publishing record including academic, peer-reviewed papers and articles for industry and general public.
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Nirai McRae - IT Analyst
B.C.S. (Waiariki Institute of Technology)
Nirai holds a Bachelor of Computing Systems from Waiariki Institute of Technology. He has extensive experience in repairing computers and has also previously worked in the desktop publishing industry. Nirai is skilled at using various software products, web design, computer trouble shooting and help desk service. He has experience in programming and maintenance, computer hardware maintenance and upgrading, operating systems administration and networks. He is certified to use an industrial photocopier.
Suzanne Travers - Data Entry/Administration Support
Suzanne has been with APR Consultants since 2005 and provides data entry, archive and quality review support.