Formerly in a Senior Project Manager’s role with us, Richard Lumsden has been appointed as our Waikato Regional Manager following displaying his outstanding management skills. While Richard started his career as a qualified arborist, prior to joining us, Richard had been working in the electricity industry for more than a decade supervising and managing a wide variety of contracts as a project manager. Richard’s experience includes managing five supervisors and nearly 100 staff on multi-million dollar contracts. It also included quality control, ensuring compliance with industry and legislative requirements, and effective stakeholder management. With his great depth of project and team management experience Richard brings to this role, we look forward to continued growth in the Waikato for Natural Habitats.