Simon Harvey

Executive Director


Simon is a strategic sustainability expert. He has worked at company, value chain and industry levels with 15 years’ experience in the field. Simon uses collaborative strategic planning approaches with deep engagement and capability building to deliver shifts in organisational practice and performance.

Most of Simon’s work is with larger organisations and industries, with a recent focus on the tourism industry.  His focus is developing meaningful strategy for companies that recognise the imperative and benefits of aligning business performance with a sustainable, healthy and thriving society.  Recent clients include Tourism Holdings, Lyttleton Port Company, Property for Industry, Enable Networks, Airways, Transpower, Ziptrek Ecotours and Queenstown Airport Company.

Simon is an accredited associate of the Natural Step global network, an ISSP Certified Sustainability Professional; and has previously sat on the boards of both those organisations. Proxima is New Zealand’s first accredited partner for the Future-Fit Business Benchmark; and holds the licence to provide certified training for GRI Standards and <IR> Integrated Reporting.