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Our People / Peter Sewell

Email: peter@n-compass.co.nz
Phone: +64 9 300 0524

Peter has an engineering background and joined N-Compass as a Director in 2006. Peter has worked on a very diverse range of projects with clients including the Ministry of Education, various councils, private developers, Auckland Zoo and numerous sporting and community organisations. He is an excellent communicator and organiser and enjoys a role in the N-Compass team which involves both leading projects as a senior project manager, and management of the N-Compass team. Peter is a Green Star Accredited Professional with a keen interest in sustainable building principles and their application in modern buildings and projects.


  • Bachelor of Engineering, Civil and Environmental. University of Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Britain.
  • NZ Institute of Management – Certificate in Advanced Project Management
  • Green Star NZ Accredited Professional

Employment History

  • N-Compass Ltd – 2004 – present
  • Waitakere City Council 1997 – 2004


  • Masterplanning
  • Feasibility Studies
  • Project and Contract Management
  • Financial Management
  • Value Engineering
  • Systems development & implementation
  • Risk Management
  • Quality Assurance
  • Client Representation
  • Client Liaison and Reporting
  • Leadership and People Management
  • Procurement
  • Negotiation
  • Resource Management Act and Building Act expertise

Project Experience

  • Claudelands Events Centre Development
  • Trusts Stadium Development
  • Netball Waitakere
  • Starling Park Sports Club
  • St Peter's College – Sports Centre and Classroom Block Development
  • Rangitoto College Weathertightness Remediation
  • Takapuna Grammar School – Heritage Remediation
  • Koru School – Major Redevelopment
  • Auckland Zoo – Pridelands Development

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