Tim Taylor

Tim is managing director of Korimako.  His areas of expertise are:

  • Project, programme and strategy development
  • Facilitation and partnership building   
  • Programme and project management
  • Sustainable energy systems: renewable energy and energy efficiency
  • New economy projects: sustainable investment funds and community currencies
  • Climate change mitigation
  • Business case preparation
  • Negotiation and persuasion
  • Strategic sustainability advice
  • International development

Tim led the Korimako team’s recent work for Far North District Council to provide advice on developing a sustainable prosperity strategy.  This included developing a background paper and workshop with elected members.

Tim is currently on secondment with the sustainability team at London Borough of Sutton in the UK.  In this role he is leading development of a new sustainability programme to help deliver on the council’s One Planet Sutton aspirations.  This programme is made up of projects that will deliver action on green economy development, renewable energy, climate change mitigation, fuel poverty, local food production, a community currency and local eco-districts.

Between 2011 and 2015 Tim was instrumental in initiating, developing and delivering the Energy Efficiency and Conservation Authority’s programme of sustainable energy projects as part of the earthquake recovery process in Christchurch.  He identified viable project opportunities, brokered partnerships to support projects, and undertook project development and programme management. 

Tim helped Christchurch City Council to initiate a community currency project.

Tim's qualifications include:

  • MSc in Environmental Studies and Sustainability Science from Lund University, Sweden
  • PMP - Project Management Professional
  • New Zealand Treasury Better Business Case Practitioner
  • Bachelor of Civil Engineering (Hons) from University of Canterbury

Tim is also an associate of Sustainability Solutions Group

For further information see Tim's profile on LinkedIn.



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