New Partner and Associate Partner Appointments

Consultants in landscape architecture, planning and ecology are named Partners and Associate Partners for 2019.

2019 Partners

Hamish Wesney is a planner, and the Managing Principal of our Wellington office and has a wealth of experience working in the realms of district plans, subdivision matters and environmental issues from a local authority point of view, which is an invaluable perspective when working with our clients. Hamish joined Boffa Miskell in 2004.

Vaughan Keesing: Vaughan is a senior ecologist in our Wellington office who specialises in freshwater ecology and restoration of New Zealand flora and fauna. Since joining the company in 1998, Vaughan has been involved in several  iconic projects including MacKays to Peka Peka Expressway (M2PP) and Duck Creek subdivision and stream diversion and restoration.

2019 Associate Partners

Mark Lewis: Mark is a landscape architect who joined Boffa Miskell in 2004. Based in our Auckland office, he has a strong reputation both internally and externally for water sensitive design, bioengineering, catchment management, and ecological restoration. Mark is the project lead for Te Auaunga/Oakley Creek.

Rebecca Ryder: Rebecca joined Boffa Miskell in 2001 and is a landscape architect based in our Tauranga office. She has a strong background in landscape planning and landscape design along with Crime Prevention Through Environmental Design (CPTED) assessment. Highly skilled in consultation and community engagement, her recent project work includes the Waikato District Landscape Study.

Morné Hugo: Based in Tauranga, Morné is a landscape architect who joined Boffa Miskell in 2007. His experience ranges from subdivision design, master planning of housing developments, urban design and detailed design of public and private realm projects.

Partners and Associate Partners play a leading role in the sustainability, growth and development of the company as trusted advisors to our clients.  In addition to their consultancy roles, they contribute to setting the overall company direction with the Board, and confirming key appointments and promotions.

“These new appointments represent the interdisciplinary nature of Boffa Miskell, and our commitment to being trusted advisors for our clients,” says Chief Executive Kerry Gupwell.

“Landscape architecture, planning and ecology are at the foundation of the work we do, and these consultants have more than demonstrated the qualities and values we look for in our partner group, as well as being excellent ambassadors for the company. They are highly regarded by our clients and project partners, and by their peers. I am delighted to confirm their appointments, and look forward to the contribution they’ll make to the continued evolution and growth of Boffa Miskell.”

13 May 2019