News and Media Releases

Independent review of Chorus' Next Generation Network Connection Contracting Model 

MartinJenkins lead reviewers Doug Martin and Sarah Baddeley have recently concluded an Independent Review of Chorus’ Next Generation Network Connection Contracting Model.  The review responded to terms of reference set by the Chorus Board, on the recommendation of the Chief Executive, in relation to the concerning allegations of worker and migrant exploitation in the Chorus supply chain. 
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Leading professional-services firm MartinJenkins has appointed two new highly talented managers in its Wellington office.
Victoria Bowes, who first joined the firm as a Senior Consultant earlier this year, is a proven leader with a passion for complex problem-solving through strategic thinking, detailed analysis, and close collaboration.
Michael Flett, a new addition to the MartinJenkins team, is an expert and leader in public policy, strategy, investment and analytics. He is one of a small number of specialists with deep, practical experience in cross-system approaches to investing in wellbeing.
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MartinJenkins to complete business case for new energy centre

Policy consultancy MartinJenkins will complete the feasibility analysis and initial business case for a new energy development centre in Taranaki.
The firm will build upon the early work in the region's economic modernisation action plan Tapuae Roa: Make Way for Taranaki developed last year by New Plymouth District Council, Stratford District Council, South Taranaki District Council, Taranaki Regional Council, the Venture Taranaki Trust, local business leaders, iwi and the Government.
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Patrick McVeigh joins independent consultancy firm

Economic development practitioner and urban planner Patrick McVeigh will strengthen the Auckland practice of consultancy firm MartinJenkins as Practice Lead, People and Places from 18 June 2018. Patrick has over 25 years’ experience working across the public and private sectors in the fields of leadership, strategy development, policy formulation, research and evaluation, scenario planning and visioning.
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Two new directors appointed

Consulting firm MartinJenkins appointed two new directors, a reflection of the firm’s solid growth and prominence in the New Zealand market. Allana Coulon and Richard Tait will strengthen the existing Board of Kevin Jenkins (Managing Director and firm co-founder), Michael Mills, Nick Davis, and independent director Hilary Poole.
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