Director - Performance
KPMG in New Zealand
Gareth’s previous Transformation Project Director, Programme and Project Management, and PMO roles provide a sound grounding in project governance and project delivery covering the whole spectrum from initial scoping and design, ongoing project assurance/quality management, risk and issue management, through to post project reviews and benefit realisation Gareth has extensive experience in the design, implementation and leading of PMO’s – at project, programme and portfolio level. He specialises in enabling organisations to operate both traditional project management approaches and Agile methods, within existing governance and funding models. For KPMG Gareth implemented the PMO to set up a fully functioning new vulnerable children agency (Oranga Tamariki, Ministry for Children) and is currently leading the PMO for a multi-year transformation project in the Defence sector. Prior to joining KPMG, Gareth was full-time in the financial services sector, most recently as National Manager Projects for a major Australasian investment, savings and insurance provider.